The United Nations Industrial Development organization (UNIDO) runs a Global Cleantech Innovation Programme in India in association with world's largest clean technology accelerator (Cleantech Open USA) under the aegis of the ministry of MSME. The Ministry of MSME in partnership with UNIDO launched the GCIP Programme in 2013 for promoting Innovations in the Indian SMEs in clean technologies. Achievements of the 2015
- Out of the twenty semifinalists, investors screened six for advanced stage of funding.
- The national winner and the runners up got the opportunity to showcase their product in international investor summit in California last year.
- Four participants got the opportunity to showcase their product in 'Festival of Innovations' organized in Rasptrapati Bhawan by the presidential secretariat.
- An e-book and film detailing the innovations mentored under the programme in last two years has been released and uploaded on the MSME website.
Invitations open for 2016:
he programme is now inviting applications from all SMEs in India with Innovative products under the following eligible categories:
• Energy efficiency
• Waste to Energy
• Renewable Energy
• Water Efficiency
SMEs, emerging startups and entrepreneurs with an innovative technology can submit an online application at the MSME ministry website link http://dcmsme.gov.in/
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Global Cleantech Innovation Program
National Project Office
O/o DC MSME, Ministry of MSME
East Block 7,Level 5,Sector 1, R.K.Puram
New Delhi 110066
Phone/Fax - 011-26167806
Mobile - +91-9599490997