Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

Nine new projects selected for H2020 energy funding

Creation date: July 6, 2018

The successful projects will receive a total of nearly €96 million. They will focus on smart city solutions, develop integrated local energy systems, test innovative smart grid services and work on biofuels for industrial installations.

More details about the funded projects will be announced after the grant agreements are signed.

The projects are expected to be launched by the end of the year.

The call deadline was 5 April. Altogether, 58 projects were evaluated (see table below).

Topic Description Evaluated proposals Selected proposals

Total awarded budget (in million)

LC-SC3-ES-3-2018-2020 Integrated local energy systems (Energy islands) 23 4 €22.40
LC-SC3-ES-4-2018-2020 Decarbonising energy systems of geographical Islands 22 2 €18.53
LC-SC3-ES-5-2018-2020 Large-scale demonstrations of innovative grid services through demand response, storage and small-scale (RES) generation 3 1 €16.81
LC-SC3-SCC-1-2018-2019-2020 Smart Cities and Communities 8 2 €38.21


There were no successful proposals under topic LC-SC3-RES-22-2018