The international outreach aspect of the LCC involves:

–     Attracting cleantech businesses from overseas

–     The further development of inward investment for cleantech from overseas

–     The support of UK cleantech businesses in their overseas trade ambitions

–     The pursuit of international best practice for the LCC in its mode of operation and support of cleantech development in the region by benchmarking and coordinating with clusters, networks and other overseas organisations.

This section of the LCC’s activities has involved providing services to international organisations looking to establish a business in the UK; working with government departments; communicating with various members of the Global Cleantech Cluster Association, which has 38 members across North America, Europe, Far east and Australasia; contacting the International Cleantech Network and developing links with:

– France Cleantech and Cleantech Tuesday Paris

– Flanders Investment & Trade

– German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce

– Malaysian Investment Development Authority

– LinkToChina

– Greater Richmond Partnership, Virginia

– Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster