EIBIP develops a strategy for uptake of innovation.

On the 24th of November, partners of the EIBIP consortium came together in Rotterdam to eleborate upon a EU-wide strategy for fostering the uptake of innovation by the IWT sector.

20161124-meeting-eu-wide-strategyThis strategy is to be developed in line with relevant European policies and will use and combine the findings and progress made by former and current projects.

Amongst other things, the following examples of fostering measures were discussed: the rapid uptake of alternative fuels, initiatives aiming for a significant reduction of energy consumption and reduction of air pollutant emissions, as well as development of new logistic concepts.