Atlantic Power Cluster kickoff meeting
The project Atlantic Power Cluster held its kickoff meeting in Santander, on 8/9 March 2012.
Atantic Power Cluster was approved under the 3rd Call for proposals within the priority 2.3 -Exploit the renewable energy potential of the marine and coastal environment.
The project seeks to develop cooperation and joint approaches to facilitate the identification of new market niches in the renewable energy sector and the redefinition of educational and training programs as per the needs of the offshore and marine energy sector in the AA. The project is likewise is expected to contribute to a “greener” model of energy development, while enhancing the competitiveness and innovation capacities in the Atlantic regions.
Partnership: Lead partner SODERCAN (ES); Fundación Universidade da Coruña - FUAC (ES); Fundación Asturiana de la Energia-FAEN (ES); Ente Vasco de la Energía-EVE (ES); CIEMAT- Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (ES); Bretagne Innovation (FR); Conseil Régional Basse-Normandie (FR); Conférence des Régions Périphériques Maritimes d’Europe - CRPM (FR); Pole Eco Industries Poitou Charentes (FR); Société Publique Régionale des Pays de la Loire (FR); Conseil Régional d’Aquitaine (FR); Galway County Council (IE); Cork Institute of Technology (IE); Wave Energy Centre – Centro de Energia das Ondas (PT); INEGI – Instituto de Engenharia Mecânica e Gestão Industrial (PT); Scottish European Green Energy Centre-SEGEC (UK); Regen SW (UK).