Cleantech Bulgaria is a business network for clean technologies, innovation and sustainable development. The organization is working actively to introduce resource-efficient solutions leading to a shift to new business models in the field of the low carbon and circular economy. Cleantech Bulgaria has pioneered the Knowledge Triangle model in the country and is today a trusted long-term partner of industry, entrepreneurs, academia and public authorities in the transition towards sustainable development.
Since 2020, Clеantech Bulgaria is the official Manager of the EIT Manufacturing Hub in Bulgaria. The RIS Hub Bulgaria works in line with the strategic EIT Manufacturing objectives for engaging local players in innovation, education and business creation activities and mobilizing and interlinking local ecosystems with the international networks for building synergies and joint actions and boosting the local innovation performance. It acts as an ‘interaction point’ between EIT Manufacturing and local actors for promoting and supporting core activities among local entrepreneurs, industries and public authorities through increased engagement and participation in EIT Manufacturing’s funded innovation projects, Accelerator programs and competitions, raised awareness of EIT Manufacturing, created and developed collaboration with local authorities and support to the development of the EIT KTI model regionally.
Cleantech joined EIT Manufacturing as a full member in 2022.