Protection of the Environment through the Promotion of Biomass for Substitution of Fossil Fuels in Heating and Power Generation
The project partners are: the Municipal District Heating Company of the Wider Region of Amyntaio (DETEPA), Greece (OLP and LP1), the body responsible for the installation and operation of district heating system in Amyntaio, the municipality of Bitola, from Pelagonia Region, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FLP and LP2) and the Technological Educational Institute of Western Macedonia (TEIWM), Greece (PP3), expert in Buildings Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Sources fields.
The «Greece – the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia IPA Cross-Border programme» 2007-2013 is a cross-border cooperation Programme co-financed by the European Union under the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA). The Programme focuses on promoting sustainable economic and social development in the border areas and assisting co-operation for addressing common challenges in fields such as the environment, natural and cultural heritage and public health. The Global Objective of the Programme is “to enhance convergence in the programme area by promoting sustainable local development”. The total budget of the Programme for the period 2007-2013 is 31.549.722,00 €.