Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

Commission releases €200 million for cross-border energy networks

Creation date: March 18, 2016

Today the Commission is opening a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to help finance key EU energy infrastructure projects. €200 million will be made available for projects aiming to eliminate bottlenecks that prevent the free flow of energy across EU countries.


The call deadline is on 28 April. This is the first of two 2016 CEF Energy calls with a total of €800 million available for grants.


Read the full Commission press release on the call