Whether wind-powered desalination of sea water, physical water purification, energy recovery from biogenic residual materials or recycling through recycling, Trendinvest financed primarily decentralized problem solutions with distinctive aspect of sustainability. We have already negotiated various projects for the Fund and profit-sharing rights, but proposals for other projects are always welcome”, Gabriel emphasises. A study commissioned by the Federal Ministry for environment, nature conservation and nuclear safety (BMU) estimates the global market volume for environmental technologies for 2020 to around 2.2 billion euros. The sustainable water management therefore expects an increase of in market volume of 190 billion euros in 2005 to 480 billion euros in 2020. Opens up an enormous growth market so the Trendinvest for its investors. The competence network of Trendinvest Consulting GmbH consists of non-profit Institute renowned technology and project consultants, such as E.g. the Technical University Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH), the IWB Water and Boden e.V., the ttz Bremerhaven (technology transfer centre) and the ATZ Development Center (Sulzbach-Rosenberg). The partner network guarantees Trendinvest diverse expertise and industry experience, used for the evaluation and selection of potential strong technologies, companies and projects.
Further information under: Trendinvest Beratungs GmbH vineyard str. 21-31 16259 Beiersdorf-Freudenberg press contact: Dr. Frank Balmes phone: + 49 (0) 33451 558 120 fax: + 49 (0) 33451 558 558 email: background information to the Trendinvest Consulting GmbH: the Trendinvest Consulting GmbH offers financing for sustainable environmental projects and focuses on the areas of Cleantech and water with their products. The company was founded in 1998 and has already realized Fund projects with an investment volume of more than EUR 145 million. In the early days, Trendinvest was for the successful design and implementation of 14 funds with local security (financing of schools, libraries, cultural and recreational facilities, etc.) responsible. The TIV Trendinvest environmental funds have established themselves as a new product line. Trendinvest is a member with: o DWA German Association for water, wastewater and waste e.V. o DME Deutsche MeerwasserEntsalzung e.V., Duisburg o German water partnership e.V., Berlin o specialist association Biogas e.V., Freising o Forum sustainable money plant e.V., Berlin