On 25 January 2018 the new call for Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency project proposals has opened. With a budget of over €212M for 2018 and 2019, the Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy topics offer plenty of opportunities for innovative project proposals to receive funding.
The Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency call 2018-2020 provides support for innovation through:
- Research and demonstration of more energy-efficient technologies and solutions;
- Market uptake measures to remove market and governance barriers by addressing financing, regulations and the improvement of skills and knowledge.
Proposals can be submitted on the following six areas of funding:
- Industry, products and services
- Public Authorities
Calls features different type of actions, which correspond a EU funding rate:
For Research and Innovation Action (RIA) and Coordination and Support Action (CSA) the funding rate is 100%; Innovation Action (IA) the contribution is 70% of eligible costs.
The deadline for submitting proposals is on the 4 September 2018.
More information are available on the Participant Portal