It seeks to establish across Kerala a pioneering Green Network of Clean Energy Clusters where enterprises can engage in a Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) powered purely by 100% Clean Energy.
2018 – The ICE Cluster aims to be internationally and nationally recognized for innovative project initiatives that connect clean energy businesses & research to catalyze economic vitality with associated environmental and community benefits. The ICE Cluster’s goal is that by 2018, it has resulted in the following benefits for Kerala which can then be replicated nationwide:
Job Growth: 1000 new primary jobs through the Clusters;
Attraction: 5-10 businesses/year, emphasizing headquarters and/or major regional offices, with a target of attracting atleast 1 major player;
Incubation: 10-20 new start ups/small businesses per year;
Projects: One project of global significance in 3 years, and 1 per year of regional/statewide significance; and
Economic Impact: $100 million economic growth from clean energy activity in the region.