ITC will represent MAGIC in the Renewable-energy Desalination Action Group (AG025) of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) Water. The synergy is aimed at triggering a collaboration between the two initiatives by sharing the acquired knowledge in MAGIC as well as engaging the relevant sectoral stakeholders participating in the action group.
The Renewable-energy desalination action group main objectives are:
- Improve RE-desalination technology and reduce its costs.
- Establish an economic and institutional support system for RE-desalination.
- Increase awareness on RE-desalination.
- Bring new technologies to the market.
The European Innovation Partnership on Water is an initiative within the EU 2020 Innovation Union. The EIP Water facilitates the development of innovative solutions to address major European and global water challenges.