A micro-enterprise received EAFRD support to purchase the equipment for producing renewable energy and achieve significantly reduced operational costs and level of energy autonomy.
Projects & Practice
EAFRD funding was used to install a biogas plant, covering the farms electricity needs and generating income from the sale of electricity to the national grid.
RDP funding helped convert a disused building into an inspiring renewable energy visitor centre in Feldheim – Germany’s first village to be supplied with 100 % renewable energy.
Establishing a totally new and innovative crowd-sourcing concept combined with a local financial intermediary.
A Hungarian woodworking business used LEADER support for the construction of a new environmentally friendly manufactory hall.
Sustainable construction of buildings by using of innovative materials (hemp).
Setting up a centre to upgrade, produce and maintain electric vehicles and charging stations.
An Estonian NRN TV-project helped change the public perception about rural life.