Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

H2020: €626 million requested for clean energy projects

Creation date: September 8, 2017

INEA has received 83 energy research project proposals by yesterday's deadline of the Low-Carbon Energy call. The total available budget is €105 million.

Successful projects are expected to demonstrate clean energy technology and propose near-to-market solutions for renewable energy sources. In total, nine topics were open for application in this round of the Low-Carbon Energy call.

 

Topic

  Description

Call

budget

  Submitted

proposals   

      Requested

budget      

LCE-10-2017

Reducing the cost of Photovoltaic electricity

               €10 m  

16 €115.1 m
LCE-11-2017

Near-to-market solutions for reducing the water consumption of concentrated solar power plants

 
12 m
6 €51.6 m
LCE-12-2017

Near-to-market solutions for the use of solar heat in industrial processes

 

€8 m

21 €90.8 m
LCE-14-2017

Demonstration of large >10MW wind turbine

 

€25 m

3 €75.5 m
LCE-16-2017 2nd generation of design tools for ocean energy devices and arrays development and deployment

 

€7 m

4 €25.3 m
LCE-17-2017

Easier to install and more efficient geothermal systems for retrofitting buildings

 

€8 m

10 €48.9 m
LCE-18-2017

Enhanced Geothermal Systems in different geological conditions

 

€10 m

8 €70.7 m
LCE-19-2016-2017

Demonstration of the most promising advanced biofuel pathways

 

€15 m

12 €128.1 m
LCE-20-2016-2017

Enabling pre-commercial production of advanced aviation biofuel

 

€10 m

3 €20 m

 

The results of the evaluation will be known no later than 07 February 2018. The selection of projects will be done by external independent experts. These evaluators are drawn from the European Commission's database.

The Commission is looking to expand the database through a call for experts covering a very broad range of fields. If you fit the profile and would like to be considered for evaluations, please sign up in the Participant Portal.

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Call opening announcement

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