The Industry, products and services sub-area is aimed at improving the energy efficiency of products, production processes and technologies in support of the competitiveness of EU industry and services, taking into account the EU's energy and climate objectives.
In the area of industry, energy efficiency investments can lead to important productivity and operational benefits, which can represent up to 2.5 times (250%) the value of energy savings. This is why funding in this area aims at addressing:
Development and market uptake of innovative highly efficient energy-related products, systems and services will also be part of the scope.
During the EU Sustainable Energy Week in June 2016, we hosted a session presenting successful projects and funding opportunities for SMEs wanting to become more energy efficient. If you missed it, you can watch the recordings here. If you are planning to apply for funding and you need some inspiration, take a look at these Intelligent Energy Europe funded projects in this area:
-Support and Training for an Excellent Energy Efficiency Performance with STEEP project
-The Save Energy in Textile SMEs project SET
-Energy Performance Contracting plus with EPC+ project
|Call||Number of projects||Projects|
|EE-16-2014 (CSA)||2||ENERWATER & STEAM-UP|
|EE-16-2015 (CSA)||4||EE-METAL, WaterWatt, Scoope, EnergyWater|
|EE-18-2015 (SPIRE)||3||Indus3Es, I-ThERM, SUSPIRE|