Call: Demonstration of smart grid, storage and system integration technologies with increasing share of renewables: distribution system
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
of programme |
"Horizon 2020 - Societal Challenges "
| A challenge-based approach will bring together resources and
knowledge across different fields, technologies and disciplines, including social sciences and the humanities. This will cover
activities from research to market with a new focus on innovation-related activities, such as piloting, demonstration, test-beds,
and support for public procurement and market uptake. |
Funding focuses on the following challenges:
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|Description of programme |
"Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy"
| This Sub-Programme is structured
around seven specific objectives and research areas: |
Demonstration of smart grid, storage and system integration technologies with increasing share of renewables: distribution system
|Description of call |
"Demonstration of smart grid, storage and system integration technologies with increasing share of renewables: distribution system"
To demonstrate a set of technologies and solutions in an integrated environment with the perspective of introduction in the market in the coming years to enable demand-response, smart grid, storage and energy system integration operating under stable and secure conditions in the context of an increasing share of renewable energy sources in the electricity grid.
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|Thematic Focus||Energy, Research, Industry, Innovation, Capacity Building, Sustainability, Natural ressources, Competitiveness|
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Albania / Shqipëria
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Iceland / Ísland
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
North Macedonia / Северна Македонија
Norway / Norge
Serbia / Сpбија
Switzerland / Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera
Turkey / Türkiye
Ukraine / Україна Oukraïna
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Research Institution, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), NGO / NPO, Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association|
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At least three legal entities. Each of the three must be established in a different EU Member State or Horizon 2020 associated country. All three legal entities must be independent of each other.
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The Commission considers that proposals requesting a contribution from the EU between 12 and 15 million € would allow this specific challenge to be addressed appropriately. Nonetheless, this does not preclude submission and selection of proposals requesting other amounts.
EU funding rate: 70% (except for non-profit legal entities, where a rate of 100% applies).
Electronic application here.
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