Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

2017 CEF Energy Call for Proposals

This call is closed.

The 2017 CEF Energy call for proposals will make €800 million available to finance projects of common interest in the energy sector, namely in electricity and gas.

The call will support projects geared at the following objectives:

  • Ending energy isolation
  • Increasing competitiveness by promoting the integration on the internal energy market and the interoperability of electricity and gas networks across borders
  • Enhancing the Union's security of supply
  • Integrating energy from renewable sources and developing smart energy networks
  • Eliminating energy bottlenecks
  • Completion of the internal energy market

 

For any specific questions concerning the call, please check the call FAQ or contact the call helpdesk

A virtual info day took place on 14 June and the recording of the event is available here.
 
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Indicative Timeline  
Call Opening 26 April 2017
Deadline for submission Closed on 12 October 2017
Evaluation of proposals November-December 2017
Consultation of the CEF Committee December 2017-January 2018
Information to the European Parliament December 2017-January 2018
Adoption of the Selection Decision February 2018
Preparation and signature of individual grant agreements as of February 2018

 

 

Work Programme  
 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme

Available here

 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme - Annex Available here
 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme Available here
 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme - Annex Available here
 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme Available here
 2017 CEF Energy Work Programme - Annex Available here

 

 

Call for Proposals documents  
2017 CEF Energy Call for Proposals Available here
Reference of the Official Journal of the EU C132/8 Available here

 

 

Application Forms
 
Apply online - TENtec eSubmission
Application Form Part A
For reference only: electronic submission of Part A using the eSubmission module is mandatory

Available here

Application Form Part B
Application Form Part C
Application Form Part D
Financial capacity check form

 

 

Guidance Documents  
Guide for Applicants

Available here 

User guide GIS data Available here
Application checklist Available here
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Available here

 

 

Background Documents & useful info

 
CEF Energy Contact points of the Member States Available here
CEF Regulation
TEN-E Regulation
PCI list (November 2015)
Model Grant Agreement
Available here
EU Financial Regulation

Available here

Rules of application

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF – EN

Available here

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF  - Annex – EN

Available here

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF – FR

Available here

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF  - Annex – FR

Available here

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF – DE

Available here

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF  - Annex – DE

Available here
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