LIFE+ Environment Policy & Governance 2013: Commission funds 125 innovation projects in 22 countries with €130.8 million

The European Commission has approved funding for 125 new environmental innovation projects in 22 countries under the LIFE+ Environment Policy & Governance programme 2013. These projects will demonstrate new methods and techniques for dealing with a wide diversity of Europe’s environmental problems.
The projects are led by ‘beneficiaries’, or project promoters, based in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. They represent a total investment of €318.5 million, of which the EU will provide some €130.8 million.