Associated ZERO Maritime partner NCE Maritime Cleantech, won the SIVA Prize last week.
Siva is a public enterprise owned by the Norwegian Ministry of Trade and Fisheries. They are part of the public funding agencies for innovation and work closely with Innovation Norway, the Norwegian Research Council and the Norwegian Patent Office. Their reason for giving the Prize to NCE Maritime Cleantech, was pointed out like this:
NCE Maritime Cleantech is innovative and shows special qualities within cooperation, restructuring and development.
The Prize is 300 000 NoK.
The main research task of ZeroMaritime is to enable, develop, and demonstrate zero and low emission system solutions for the maritime industry. On the 26th of May The Norwegian Research Council gives a YES or NO to the establishment of this national research centre.