Green-Tech Cluster or Green and Smart Technology Cluster is organization developed for cross-sectoral cooperation bringing together companies, educational and research institutions, as well as other organizations that partly or fully operate in the industries of green and smart technologies.
The cluster includes industries important to the sustainable development of Latvia, which also are priority sectors of smart specialization strategy: mechanical engineering and engineering, information, and communication technology and space technology, energy-efficient buildings, efficient production and environmentally-friendly raw materials. This synergy ensures efficient use of available resources and allows to achieve the most efficient development of Latvian economic environment.
Cluster brings together one of the fastest growing companies with a significant share of exports and potential for development of the Latvian economy in priority sectors.
In accordance with the Agreement of 30 January 2017 “On the Continuation of the Project“ Space Technology and Services Industry Cluster Development 2012-2015 ””, since 2017 the Space Technology and Service Cluster functions are performed by the society “Green-Tech Cluster”.
Green and Smart Technology Cluster is one of 13 Latvian Clusters supported by new Cluster Programme 2017-2020.