By draft law I will publicworktheuncle Western Macedonia Innovation Zonethe final spaceannihilation of which will result from the creation of Innovation pockets and Technology (Business Parks, atn Region DMone activity that is at the beginning of the dynamic in view of the implementation of the SDAM and other development initiatives in the region. Zoni recommends a special developmental venture, which aims to exploit pockets of knowledge, research, innovation and entrepreneurship her area, as and to contribute in exploitation, externalizing and optimizing their value, by attracting investment in particular to knowledge and innovation intensive actions. The location of the Western Innovation Zone Macedonia will be flexible, starts from the axis incltakes the first two pouches, of the Scientific Technological Park University of Western Macedonia at ZEP Kozani and of Hydrogen Park atn Ptolemais and expands gradually with the maturation of new pockets and in other geographical ones sections of the Western Region Macedonia that is, on University premises, of existing and new BI.PE. in Florina, Kastoria and Grevena .
- The 1st Park of the DM Innovation Zone is proposed to be located in O.T. 6 of Zone Active Town Planning of Kozani, at a very short distance from the new University Campus DM, following concession of the area of 27,800 sq.m. about, from the Municipality of Kozani to the new Management Body of ZK DM.
- The 2nd Parko of the Zone is proposed to be located on the site of its former factory AEVAL, then concession of the area of approximately 10,000 sq.m. from the Municipality Eordias in EKETA–IDEP
The implementation of the Park is proposed to take place in two stagea / phases:
Phase A‘ Technological Park University Western Macedonia, Multidisciplinary Character which includes then construction of 2 buildings and its configuration environment of the whole area of the Park.
Phase B’ Tha includes then construction of a 3rd building, in the remaining buildable section of the area of the Park, or by granting the surface right to a third party investor / developer, or with implementation by the ZK Agency itself.
In the H2 Technology Park, the production/storage of green H2 will be developed, it will batteries are tested electricity storage and there will be a gas station Supply H2 for vehiclethe. Also the H2 Study Center will be the interface with him world of work and science and the Cluster H2 will support business development of H2 applications. Finally, its operation electronics platform Platform H2, it will include all of the above cooperative and competitive issues such as in accordance with international platforms for Waterno. The park facilities are expected to include:
• Photovoltaic Park, system geothermal and small scale wind farm .
• Energy storage facilities based on different technologies, where I will include arrays from differentethical types of batteries, production, storage and use hydrogen and ammonia under pressure, tanks
• Laboratory facilities for testing, research & development for batteries, electrolysis units and fuel cells