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Call: Fuel from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis

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"Horizon Prizes"

Horizon Prizes are challenge prizes (also known as 'inducement' prizes) which offer a cash reward to whoever can most effectively meet a defined challenge. They act as an incentive for innovation. They prescribe the goal but not who the innovator should be or how the goal should be achieved.

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Call
Fuel from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis
Description of call
"Fuel from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis"
The Horizon Prize for Fuels from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis aims to promote new technologies that
deliver fuels that can be used as a sustainable alternative to fossil energy and feedstocks for a range of
industrial processes. The focus of the prize is on proof-of-concept involving the building of a fully functional, bench-scale prototype device of an artificial photosynthesis synthetic fuel production system. The device to be built needs to integrate the whole artificial photosynthesis process from light capture to fuel production that generates a fuel capable of powering a small engine.
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Thematic Focus Energy, Technologies, Research
Funding area EU Member States
Origin of Applicant EU Member States


Albania / Shqipëria
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia / поранешна југословенска Република Македонија
Iceland / Ísland
Moldova
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
Norway / Norge
Serbia / Сpбија
Switzerland / Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera
Turkey / Türkiye
Ukraine / Україна Oukraïna
Others
Eligible applicants Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Other, Association, NGO / NPO, Public Services
Call opens 21.12.2017
Call closes 03.02.2021
Recurring Call No
Further info Submission shall consist of:
1. Application Part A and Part B to be submitted through the Participant Portal;
2. Delivery of the prototype to the Joint Research Center in Ispra/Italy.
The page-limit for your prize application (Part B) is: 150 pages.
Participants are invited to declare their intention to participate by registering their Interest via the prize mailbox EC-FUELFROMSUN-EIC-PRIZE@ec.europa.eu by 29.06.2020.
Type of Funding Prize
Financial details prize amount: 5 Mio. €
Submission Participant Portal Submission Service
Contact Details Link to the National Contact Point Finder.

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