REGION program – applications from 1 February

National Fund of Environmental Protection and Water Management destinated 116 million PLN for activities against smog in 2017. It gona  be under the program REGION. The call for applications starts on 1 February this year.

REGION program provides special preference for activities improve air quality. Funds will be able for example for: development of renewable energy sources, improving energy efficiency in buildings, projects water and sewage and waste management, including asbestos removal.

The budget of first activities is 50 million PLN and the second – 34 million PLN. For 2017 year it wil be in total 200 milion PLN for REGION program. Applications may be submitted by voivodeship funds for environmental protection and water management, which need to define final beneficiaries (bearing in mind regional conditions).

Recruitment will run from February 1 to 29 September 2017. or the end of funds.

More information is available on the website of the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management.