South Poland Cleantech Cluster

SPCleantech is co-founder of European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments (ICEI Alliance) consisting of European clusters and universities. During 2020-2021 there have been held meetings to prepare the establishment of the European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments, hosted by the Circular Economy Centre at Digipolis, Kemi, Finland.

The Alliance has for ambition to make Europe the global industrial circular economy platform to accelerate the deployment of world-class circular economy solutions to industry. It acts as a pipeline of business-led circular economy investment projects. Alliance members support businesses with the structuring of their investment cases as well as with accessing funding and financing streams.

More information on ICEI Alliance

On 22.01.2018, SPCleantech participated in the debate organized by the Foundation International Institute of Policy and Ecological Strategy in Krakow “Circular economy on the example of Krakow. The role of municipal companies in the implementation of circular economy “.

During the meeting, the representative of municipal companies in Krakow presented activities and plans related to the circular economy.

The meeting was attended by:

  • Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Oczyszczania Sp z.o.o (MPO) – Vice President of the Board, M.Sc. Marek Kabacinski
  • Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacyjne SA (MPK) – Technical Director, M.Sc. Inż.Kazimierz Fudala
  • Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Energetyki Cieplnej SA (MPEC) – Director of PONE (low emission), Janusz Miechowicz
  • Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Wodociągów i Kanalizacji SA (MPWiK) – President of the Board, M.Sc. Piotr Ziętara
  • Krakowski Holding Komunalny SA (KHK) – President of the Board, M.Sc. Ryszard Langer

Experts from the Scientific Council of PKE, city councilors and districts as well as members from the city of Krakow, Krakow authorities, guests from academic institutions – universities (AGH, PK, UR, UEK, UJ) were invited to participate in the debate.