Lublin Eco Energy Cluster

Project information

Index: 1243R4
Acronym:TRES
Priority:1: Innovation and the knowledge economy
Sub Theme:Innovation, research and technology development
Location POLAND WSCHODNI Lublin Lubelskie Start/End date of the practice
Start: 2008
End: 2015

Topic of the practice

The Lublin Eco Energy Cluster backs up activities related to the use of renewable energy sources based on the potential of the Lubelskie Region through elaborating and launching innovation projects, supporting the stakeholders with the counselling services, exchanging experiences and knowledge, creating new partnerships

Good Practice Information

The Lublin Eco Energy Cluster was established on the initiative of the Foundation for Lubelskie Development (FLD) as part of the Lubelskie Cooperation Network for Entrepreneurship.The Lublin Eco Energy Cluster focuses on coordinating the activities of its supporting members.implements projects involving stakeholders interested in renewable energy sources from the whole Lubelskie Region.
As part of their partnership agreement, the members of the Cluster pay an annual fee and brings together 39 organisations and individuals including entrepreneurs, research institutes, higher education bodies and business support institutions from the Region. The activities of the Lublin Eco Energy Cluster are monitored on a half yearly basis

Evidence of success

Employment in companies and organisations associated with the Cluster amounts to 2911 people while 233 people are employed in research and development activities. In the last two years, units within the Cluster have implemented 50 legally protected innovations.The entrepreneurs export their products to Russia, Holland, Czech Republic, Germany, Finland, Slovakia, Great Britain, France,Ukraine.

Contact details to obtain further information on the practice

Małgorzata Gałczyoska

Foundation for Lubelskie Development

m.galczynska@fundacja.lublin.pl

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