Elcogen received R&D grant from Enterprise Estonia
On March 12, 2009, the government-sponsored Enterprise Estonia decided to co-finance Elcogen's research project.
The aim of the project is to get ready for starting the product development phase of single SOFC-s by the autumn of 2009. The total cost of the project is EEK 4.35 mln (EUR 280 th), out of which Enterprise Estonia will finance EEK 2.61 mln (EUR 165 th). The funds will be spent on co-operation agreements with Estonian and international partners, as well as on materials and conferences.
Enterprise Estonia is one of the largest institutions within the national support system for enterpreneurship in Estonia, providing financing products, advisory services, co-operation opportunities and training for enterpreneurs, R&D institutions, public and third sectors. Enterprise Estonia is one of the institutions responsible for the implementation of EU structural funds in Estonia, as well as being the primary provider of support and development programmes targeted toward enterpreneurs.