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Sectors: Energy, Environment, Innovation, Research

Beneficiaries: Administrations States, Corporations, Local and Regional authorities, Research centres, SMEs, Universities

Regions: Candidate countries, European Economic Area, European Union

Category: Call for proposals


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WE funding – Horizon 2020 – Accelerate…
Funds for: accelerating transformation of the energy system, and other sectors, towards carbon neutrality and climate resilience
Main beneficiaries: SMEs, local and regional authorities

Responsible: European Commission


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Funds for: accelerating transformation of the energy system, and other sectors, towards carbon neutrality and climate resilience
Main beneficiaries: SMEs, Local and regional authorities

Priorities and funded actions:

– LC-SC3-EC-3-2020: Consumer engagement and demand response;
– LC-SC3-EC-4-2020: Socio-economic research: non-energy impacts and behavioural insights on energy efficiency interventions;
– LC-SC3-ES-3-2018-2020: Integrated local energy systems (Energy islands);
– LC-SC3-ES-4-2018-2020: Decarbonising energy systems of geographical Islands;
– LC-SC3-ES-5-2018-2020: TSO – DSO – Consumer: Large-scale demonstrations of innovative grid services through demand response, storage and small-scale (RES) generation;
– LC-SC3-ES-10-2020: DC – AC/DC hybrid grid for a modular, resilient and high RES share grid development;
– LC-SC3-ES-11-2020: Rapid Relief through Transitions on Islands;
– LC-SC3-ES-12-2020: Integrated local energy systems (Energy islands): International cooperation with India;
– LC-SC3-B4E-1-2020: Towards highly energy efficient and decarbonised buildings;
– LC-SC3-B4E-10-2020: Self-assessment and self-optimisation of buildings and appliances for a better energy performance;
– LC-SC3-B4E-12-2020: National roundtables to implement the Smart Finance for Smart Buildings initiative;
– LC-SC3-B4E-5-2020: Integrated design concepts for energy-efficient ICT in buildings;
– LC-SC3-B4E-6-2020: Big data for buildings;
– LC-SC3-B4E-7-2020: European building stock data 4.0;
– LC-SC3-B4E-8-2020: Renewable and energy efficient solutions for heating and/or cooling, and domestic hot water production in multi-apartment residential buildings;
– LC-SC3-B4E-9-2020: Support to the coordination of European smart buildings innovation community;
– LC-SC3-SA-1-2020: Smart Airports;
– LC-SC3-SCC-1-2018-2019-2020: Smart Cities and Communities;
– LC-SC3-JA-5-2020 : Long Term EU-Africa Partnership for Research and Innovation actions in the area of renewable energy;
– LC-SC3-RES-10-2020: Pre-Commercial Procurement for a 100% Renewable Energy Supply
– LC-SC3-RES-1-2019-2020: Developing the next generation of renewable energy technologies;
– LC-SC3-RES-18-2020: Advanced drilling and well completion techniques for cost reduction in geothermal energy;
– LC-SC3-RES-26-2020: Development of next generation renewable fuel technologies from CO2 and renewable energy (Power and Energy to Renewable Fuels);
– LC-SC3-RES-31-2020: Offshore wind basic science and balance of plant;
– LC-SC3-RES-32-2020: New test rig devices for accelerating ocean energy technology development;
– LC-SC3-RES-37-2020: Combined clean biofuel production and phytoremediation solutions from contaminated lands worldwide

– LC-SC3-B4E-11-2020: Financing for energy efficiency investments – Smart Finance for Smart Buildings;
– LC-SC3-B4E-12-2020: National roundtables to implement the Smart Finance for Smart Buildings initiative;
– LC-SC3-B4E-13-2020: Aggregation – Project Development Assistance;
– LC-SC3-B4E-14-2020: Enabling next-generation of smart energy services valorising energy efficiency and flexibility at demand-side;
– LC-SC3-B4E-2-2020: Stimulating demand for sustainable energy skills in the building sector;
– LC-SC3-B4E-3-2020: Upgrading smartness of existing buildings through innovations for legacy equipment;
– LC-SC3-B4E-4-2020: Next-generation of Energy Performance Assessment and Certification;
– LC-SC3-EC-1-2018-2019-2020: The role of consumers in changing the market through informed decision and collective actions;
– LC-SC3-EC-2-2018-2019-2020: Mitigating household energy poverty;
– LC-SC3-EC-5-2020: Supporting public authorities in driving the energy transition;
– LC-SC3-CC-1-2018-2019-2020: Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) aspects of the Clean-Energy Transition;
– LC-SC3-CC-7-2020: European Energy and Climate Modelling Forum (2020-2024);
– LC-SC3-NZE-6-2020: Geological Storage Pilots;
– LC-SC3-RES-3-2020: International Cooperation with USA and/or China on alternative renewable fuels from sunlight for energy, transport and chemical storage;
– LC-SC3-RES-20-2020: Efficient combination of Concentrated Solar Power and desalination (with particular focus on the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region);
– LC-SC3-RES-25-2020: International cooperation with Japan for Research and Innovation on advanced biofuels and alternative renewable fuels;
– LC-SC3-RES-34-2020: Demonstration of innovative and sustainable hydropower solutions targeting unexplored small-scale hydropower potential in Central Asia;
– LC-SC3-RES-36-2020: International cooperation with Canada on advanced biofuels and bioenergy;
– LC-SC3-SCC-2-2020: Positive Energy Districts and Neighbourhoods for urban energy transitions