Umweltcluster Bayern — Cluster of Environmental Technologies Bavaria
The Cluster of Environmental Technologies Bavaria bundles the Bavarian competences in the fields of:
Drinking water and wastewater treatment
Waste and recycling
Alternative energy generation, especially energy from waste and biomass
Air pollution control
Resource efficiency, material flow management
The cluster provides information on technology-specific developments and cross-cutting issues such as innovation, financing and internationalization through specialist events and conferences. Experts regularly meet in its working groups on the topics of wastewater heat utilization, decentralized wastewater treatment, energy from waste and wood gasification to promote the topic in general and to develop projects. In addition, the team of the Cluster of Environmental Technologies Bavaria provides a comprehensive range of consulting and services, especially on internationalization and funding consulting. The cluster currently has 190 members (as of 08/2013). In addition to the head office in Augsburg, the cluster maintains further offices in Munich, Nuremberg, Hof and Straubing.