The Energy & Environment ecosystem supports the growth of South Tyrol firms in the “green” sector. The ecosystem is the link between firms, public administration and research establishments. It deals with a number of qualified partners and experts and thereby simplifies the interaction of all actors in the branch. Last but not least, the ecosystem initiates showcase projects and acts moreover as a project partner in various innovation projects.
The ecosystem deals with the following themes:
- Renewable energy
- Energy efficiency in production processes
- Environmental technologies focussing on biomass
- Environmental technologies focussing on heat recovery
- Environmental technologies focussing on the circular economy
The Ecosystems of IDM Südtirol / Alto Adige were assessed on December 14th, 2016 according to the Silver Label approach developed and performed by the "European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis“. The Ecosystems fulfill selected indicators of the European Cluster Excellence Initiative and develops its processes and tools continuously. The Ecosystems receives the Silver Label of Cluster Management Excellence valid until December 31st, 2018.