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H2020-EE-2014-3-MarketUptakeSub call of: H2020-EE-2014-2015
Opening Date 11-12-2013 Deadline Date 05-06-2014 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)
Budget €42,500,000 Main Pillar Societal Challenges
Status Closed OJ reference OJ C361 of 11. December 2013
Call updates
  • 31-07-2014 15:24:47

    A total of 243 proposals were submitted in response to this call. The number of proposals for each topic is shown below.

    EE-04 Construction skills: 26
    EE-05 Increasing energy performance of existing buildings through process and organisation innovations and creating a market for deep renovation: 28
    EE-07 Enhancing the capacity of public authorities to plan and implement sustainable energy policies and measures: 31
    EE-08 Public procurement of innovative sustainable energy solutions: 20
    EE-09 Empowering stakeholders to assist public authorities in the definition and implementation of sustainable energy policies and measures: 19
    EE-10 Consumer engagement for sustainable energy: 37
    EE-14 Removing market barriers to the uptake of efficient heating and cooling solutions: 10
    EE-15 Ensuring effective implementation of EU product efficiency legislation: 3
    EE-16 Organisational innovation to increase energy efficiency in industry: 33
    EE-19 Improving the financeability and attractiveness of sustainable energy investments: 20
    EE-21 Development and market roll-out of innovative energy services and financial schemes for sustainable energy: 16

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Topics and submission service

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Call summary

Building on the experience of the Intelligent Energy Europe programme and as part of a third generation of such actions, this work programme includes a range of market uptake activities.

The activities aim at facilitating the market uptake of energy technologies and services, fostering social innovation, removing non-technological barriers, promoting standards and accelerating the cost effective implementation of the Union's energy policies.

Market uptake of energy technologies and services is implemented at  technology readiness levels (TRL) 8-9.

In H2020, a proposal is submitted to a specific topic. The full set of information for preparing a proposal for a topic (eligibility and evaluation conditions, proposal templates, evaluation forms, etc.) is available on the topic conditions page. Select a topic from the call description page or go to Search Topics.

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(EN only, incl. the additional docs.)

  • Legal basis - Specific Programme H2020 en
  • WP H2020 - 10. Secure, clean and efficient energy en
  • WP H2020 - 1. Introduction en
  • Legal basis - Framework Programme H2020 en
  • Legal basis - Rules for Participation en
  • WP H2020 - 19. General Annexes en

 A compilation of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) related to the Energy Efficiency call

Go to the EASME website or contact the EASME energy team for enquiries on the Call. Note that pre-check of proposal ideas cannot be provided

National Contact Points (NCP) – contact your NCP for further assistance.

Enterprise Europe Network – contact your EEN national contact point for advice to businesses with special focus on SMEs. The support includes guidance on the EU research funding.

Research Enquiry Service – ask questions about any aspect of European research in general and the EU Research Framework Programmes in particular.

IT Helpdesk – contact the Participant Portal IT helpdesk for questions such as forgotten passwords, access rights and roles, technical aspects of submission of proposals, etc.

Ethics – to ensure compliance with ethical issues, further information is available on the Participant Portal and on the Science and Society Portal.

European IPR Helpdesk assists you on intellectual property issues.

The European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for their recruitment

CEN and CENELEC, the European Standards Organisations, advise you how to tackle standardisation in your project proposal. Contact CEN-CENELEC Research Helpdesk at

Partner Search Services helps you find a partner organisation for your proposal.

H2020 Funding Guide your online guide on the procedures from proposal submission to managing your grant.