Closed projects


Renewable Energies in the interest of companies’ cost-efficiency

Name: Pannon Energy Strategy

Acronym: ESPAN

Programme: AT-HU Cross Border Co-operation

Duration: 2009.01.01 – 2012.12.31

Objectives: The aim of the ESPAN project is to create bilateral and interregional cooperation for Austrian and Hungarian regions in regional, communal and SME level, for the sustainable use and development of energy. Besides climate protection we pay attention to put the extant legal and regional sources to use for the regional value creation. We specifically plan to involve local development bodies, research and the economy institutes into the ESPAN project. So we expand the border region competence of regional development, we create new interregional business places, as we contribute to the creation or the maintenance of workplaces in sectors, which directly or indirectly can be linked to the energy sector.

Partners: Technologieoffensive Burgenland GmbH, Zala Megyei Fejlesztési Közhasznú társaság, Amt der Burgenlandischen Landesregierunk Abteilung, Nyugat-dunántúli Regionális Fejlesztési Ügynökség, Magyar Tudományos Akadémia Regionális Kutatások Központja, Amt der Steiermarkischen Landesregierung, Interessensfemeinschaft Passivhaus Steiermark Burgenland, Sarród Község Önkormányzata

PBN's activities: Promoting of the environmental-conscious technologies adaptation, involving the entrepreneurial sphere.

Possible activities of PBN: To share the renewable Energy Strategy Knowledge, make research and studies.


Projektmanager: Szíj Beáta Bogátiné

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Co-Financed by European Regional Development Fund and made possible by the AT_HU Cross Border Co-operation Programme.