Cleantech Cluster getting started

Peter Keller signs articles of association to establish the Cleantech Cluster

Hallstadt, 21 November 2023 – Cleantech Cluster GmbH was founded on November 21, 2023 with the signing of the articles of association. Funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, the Cleantech Cluster offers regional companies individual support and information on all aspects of modern and sustainable technologies, and serves as the connection to the parent company Cleantech Innovation Park GmbH. 

From left: Steffen Nickel, Head of Finance at Landratsamt Bamberg; Peter Keller, Managing Director Cleantech Cluster GmbH und Cleantech Innovation Park GmbH; Thomas Söder, First Mayor city of Hallstadt; Sebastian Pfeuffer-Lieb, Head of Cleantech Cluster

Strong support in the region 

Peter Keller signed the articles of association in the presence of the first mayor of Hallstadt, Thomas Söder, Steffen Nickel from Landratsamt Bamberg and Head of Cleantech Cluster Sebastian Pfeuffer-Lieb. In addition to his role as Managing Director of Cleantech Innovation Park GmbH, Peter Keller is now also Managing Director of the Cleantech Cluster. As shareholders of the Cleantech Innovation Park, the city of Hallstadt, the district of Bamberg and Michelin Reifenwerke AG & Co. KGaA have shown strong support for the development of the site for many years.

The Cleantech Cluster connects companies, innovation, and the Cleantech Innovation Park

The Cleantech Cluster's activities focus on joint projects in the areas of clean energy and new drive technologies, sustainable and resource-efficient production, artificial intelligence and digitalization, as well as lifelong learning. With the cluster, we support companies in their transformation processes, and jointly develop projects for a sustainable future.

“I am very pleased that the cluster offers companies in the region a platform for exchange and cooperation with universities and research institutes. With its focus on technological innovations, the cluster fits in perfectly with the structure of existing offerings of the chambers of commerce, as well as public and private networks. Our industry openness provides us the opportunity to integrate specialized networks and clusters in order to ideally meet the needs of regional players," says Peter Keller.

Today's signature is the basis for the planned transfer of the Cleantech Cluster from Bayern Innovativ GmbH, which founded the cluster a year ago, to the new company.

Interesting projects in the pipeline

We look forward to continuing to support interesting projects, and to bring together and support partners from industry and science, in order to jointly work towards a green future.

About the Cleantech Cluster

The Cleantech Cluster connects companies, innovation, and the Cleantech Innovation Park. Funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, it introduces companies to modern technologies, connects them with partners from industry and science, and informs about the most recent trends and developments in cleantech. We aim to strengthen the entire metropolitan region of Nuremberg and thus Bavaria as a location for innovation: for a development towards a leading center of competence in the cleantech sector.



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