South Poland Cleantech Cluster

SPCleantech is very pleased to inform, that our application, submitted on the 26th February 2020 to the
EU Program, Erasmus+ Knowledge Alliance, has been selected for EU co-funding.
Our proposal received 82/100 points and has been selected out of 216 eligible applications (30 have been selected in total). That’s a really good result!

The duration of the project will be 01/01/2021 – 31/12/2023. We must now keep our fingers crossed that the circumstances will allow us all to meet in person in Leipzig for our Kick-off meeting in January.

Title of the project is

“IMPACT / Building values-based innovation cultures for sustainable business impact”

with the vision of Envisioning the Future of Teaching and Training for Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

More information on: ERASMUS+ Knowledge Alliance

Consultancy on “Passive buildings step by step”

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On 27.04.2018 SPCleantech organized at its headquarters in Krakow as part of the SPIN project workshops for installers “Individual and group consultancy for SMEs – passive buildings step by step”. The lecturer was a representative of the Passive Buildings Institute in Darmstadt, a well-known architect, Kamil Wiśniewski from Green Cherry Architects from Wrocław.

During the training organized in cooperation with the Małopolska Center for Energy-efficient Building (MCBE) of the Cracow University of Technology and the Center for Sustainable Development and Energy Conservation of AGH in Miękinia, Kamil Wiśniewski raised the following topics:

  • rules for choosing a building plot
  • the impact of building layout on a building plot on construction costs and subsequent operating costs
  • optimization of the number and size of windows in the building
  • the principles of implementation and the benefits of a healthy and inexpensive use of construction, the potential to increase the value of such properties
  • wall constructions and insulating materials specific to low-energy and passive buildings
  • air tightness of the building
  • building without thermal bridges
  • ventilation in the building
  • selection of heating and heating / cooling systems
  • selection of windows, doors and rules for their assembly in accordance with the current state of knowledge
  • the course of construction works in passive and low energy buildings
  • the principle of choosing the right team
  • examples of healthy, comfortable and cheap buildings in use