The project is dependent on support which can be made in different ways. It may be provided directly or indirectly. In addition to technical co-operation, development of subprojects, the support can also be directly financial. Some possibilities for engagement are listed below. The category state incentives explain the intentions of the governement.
- development of subprojects
- co-development and development of new technologies
- Materials development
- Product development
- Personal contribution by participating companies
- Financial commitments
- For sustainable products
- For innovative projects
- Swiss Federal Office of Energy. According to its own accounts up to EUR 150 million are available.
- Cantons and cities. Geneva, Lausanne, Zurich, Thurgau, Schaffhausen, St.Gallen and Appenzell show strong interest in the project. The primary motive is the diversification of the energy concept.