HORIZON 2020

Description

Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. One of the challenges which Horizon 2020 will address is secure, clean and efficient energy.

Duration Amount
2014 - 2020 Global budget: €70,2 billion, including
  • Secure, clean and efficient energy: €5,931 million
  • Smart, green and integrated transport: €6,339 million
  • Climate action, resource efficiency and raw materials: €3,081 million

These numbers are subject to the approval of the Multiannual Financial Framework Regulation by the European Parliament and the Council.

Application Deadline
No Deadline
Who can apply? Countries
Local and Regional authorities Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Funding Level

Energy will play an important role in the Horizon 2020, with almost 5,931 million of funding available for energy projects.

Objectives

The aim of Horizon 2020 is to bridge the gap between research and the market, by for example helping enterprises in developing their technological breakthroughs.

Details

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CALL FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT BUILDINGS

EeB-05-2015: Innovative design tools for refurbishing of buildings at district level

 

EeB-06-2015: Integrated solutions of thermal energy storage for building applications

 

EeB-08-2015: Integrated approach to retrofitting of residential buildings

 

EeB-07-2015: New tools and methodologies to reduce the gap between predicted and actual energy performances at the level of buildings and blocks of buildings

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CALL FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT BUILDINGS

EeB-01-2014: Materials for building envelope

 

EeB-02-2014: Adaptable envelopes integrated in building refurbishment projects

 

EeB-03-2014: Development of new self-inspection techniques and quality check methodologies for efficient construction processes

 

EeB-04-2014: Support for the enhancement of the impact of EeB PPP projects

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY - MARKET UPTAKE

 

Removing market barriers to the uptake of efficient heating and cooling solutions

 

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY - MARKET UPTAKE PDA

 

EE-20-2015: Project development assistance for innovative bankable and aggregated sustainable energy investment schemes and projects

 

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY RESEARCH & INNOVATION

EE-06-2015: Demand response in blocks of buildings

 

EE-11-2015: New ICT-based solutions for energy efficiency

 

EE-13-2015: Technology for district heating and cooling

 

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY - MARKET UPTAKE

EE-05-2015: Increasing energy performance of existing buildings through process and organisation innovations and creating a market for deep renovation

 

EE-07-2015: Enhancing the capacity of public authorities to plan and implement sustainable energy policies and measures

 

EE-10-2015: Consumer engagement for sustainable energy

 

EE-14-2015: Removing market barriers to the uptake of efficient heating and cooling solutions

 

EE-15-2015: Ensuring effective implementation of EU product efficiency legislation

 

EE-16-2015: Organisational innovation to increase energy efficiency in industry

 

EE-17-2015: Driving energy innovation through large buyer groups

 

EE-19-2015: Improving the financeability and attractiveness of sustainable energy investments

 

EE-21-2015: Development and market roll-out of innovative energy services and financial schemes for sustainable energy

 

EE-09-2015: Empowering stakeholders to assist public authorities in the definition and implementation of sustainable energy policies and measures

 

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CALL FOR COMPETITIVE LOW-CARBON ENERGY

Demonstration of renewable electricity and heating/cooling technologies

 

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CALL FOR COMPETITIVE LOW-CARBON ENERGY

LCE-04-2014: Market uptake of existing and emerging renewable electricity, heating and cooling technologies

 

LCE-07-2014: Distribution grid and retail market

 

LCE-08-2014: Local / small-scale storage

 

LCE-10-2014: Next generation technologies for energy storage

 

LCE-14-2014: Market uptake of existing and emerging sustainable bioenergy

 

LCE-18-2014: Supporting Joint Actions on demonstration and validation of innovative energy solutions

 

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Contact point

Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
European Commission
ORBN 2/65
B-1049 Brussels – Belgium
Head of Unit new and renewable energy sources: Paul Verhoef
Phone: +32 2 29 911111

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