Last year, Delawares EEIF
grants supported 146 projects that, collectively, will result in lower electricity use amounting to 29 million kilowatt-hours per year.
Energy and Environment North East is the second annual conference organised by the EEIF.
Anyone wishing to exhibit or attend must register in advance by contacting the EEIF on nikki@renewplus.
Nikki Silcock from the EEIF
added: "Hydro power is a real untapped resource at the moment but is a key element of the Renewable Energy Strategy as a way of generating energy electricity from micro and small-scale schemes.
Nikki Silcock, from EEIF
, said: "The demand for low carbon vehicles - and low carbon technologies generally - has grown significantly in recent years but it's still very much an emerging market.
Chris Hayward, acting director of Renew said: "That so many members are already enjoying the benefits of the EEIF
is encouraging, as the network is designed to support this growing sector especially across North East England.
Both the event and indeed the EEIF
will fulfil this need and we hope we can provide regional SMEs with the opportunity to network in a commercially focused interactive environment that is truly unique.
The aim of the EEIF
is to connect the diverse range of companies operating in the green sector through a comprehensive directory, an extensive events programme, jobs database, daily news feed and weekly newsletter.
The group said it was selling its share of its Dutch joint venture, Jarvis Estonia, to EEIF
Rail ( an affiliate of its partners in the venture ( for pounds 6.