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Horizon 2020: Building a Low-Carbon, Climate Resilient Future: Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy (H2020-LC-SC3-2018-2019-2020) (Closed)

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05 Dec 2017, 17:00
Registration closes
27 Aug 2019, 17:00
27 Aug 2019, 17:00
Share of €422m for 2019's remaining funding topics.
Horizon 2020

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This call includes the contribution of the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge “Secure, clean and efficient energy” to the focus area “Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future” which underpins the goals of the Paris Agreement and the “Clean Energy for all European” package, including the Communication “Accelerating Clean Energy Innovation” (COM (2016) 736) and the SET-Plan priorities, with concrete R&I actions focussing on the accelerated transformation of the energy system, and other sectors, towards carbon neutrality and climate resilience. Activities also fully contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals and the Horizon 2020 spending targets on Sustainable Development and climate action.

This call for proposals includes the following topics. Click on the topic to link directly to the Participant Portal. 

LC-SC3-CC-1-2018-2019-2020: Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) aspects of the Clean-Energy Transition

LC-SC3-CC-3-2019: Support for the opening of low-carbon energy research databases in Europe

LC-SC3-EC-1-2018-2019-2020: The role of consumers in changing the market through informed decision and collective actions

LC-SC3-EC-2-2018-2019-2020: Mitigating household energy poverty

LC-SC3-EE-1-2018-2019-2020: Decarbonisation of the EU building stock: innovative approaches and affordable solutions changing the market for buildings renovation

LC-SC3-EE-10-2018-2019-2020: Mainstreaming energy efficiency finance

LC-SC3-EE-11-2018-2019-2020: Aggregation – Project Development Assistance

LC-SC3-EE-13-2018-2019-2020: Enabling next-generation of smart energy services valorising energy efficiency and flexibility at demand-side as energy resource

LC-SC3-EE-14-2018-2019-2020: Socio-economic research conceptualising and modelling energy efficiency and energy demand

LC-SC3-EE-16-2018-2019-2020: Supporting public authorities to implement the Energy Union

LC-SC3-EE-17-2019: European City Facility – European cities as key innovation hubs to unlock finance for energy efficiency

LC-SC3-EE-18-2019: Bioclimatic approaches for improving energy performance in buildings in Africa and Europe

LC-SC3-EE-2-2018-2019: Integrated home renovation services

LC-SC3-EE-3-2019-2020: Stimulating demand for sustainable energy skills in the construction sector

LC-SC3-EE-4-2019-2020: Upgrading smartness of existing buildings through innovations for legacy equipment

LC-SC3-EE-5-2018-2019-2020: Next-generation of Energy Performance Assessment and Certification

LC-SC3-EE-6-2018-2019-2020: Business case for industrial waste heat/cold recovery

LC-SC3-EE-8-2018-2019: Capacity building programmes to support implementation of energy audits

LC-SC3-EE-9-2018-2019: Innovative financing for energy efficiency investments

LC-SC3-ES-1-2019: Flexibility and retail market options for the distribution grid

LC-SC3-ES-2-2019: Solutions for increased regional cross-border cooperation in the transmission grid

LC-SC3-ES-6-2019: Research on advanced tools and technological development

LC-SC3-ES-8-2019: European Islands Facility – Unlock financing for energy transitions and supporting islands to develop investment concepts

LC-SC3-ES-9-2019: ERA-NET Co-Fund Enhanced cooperation in Digitalisation of Energy Systems and Networks

LC-SC3-JA-2-2018-2019: Support to the realisation of the Implementation Plans of the SET Plan

LC-SC3-JA-3-2019: European Pre-Commercial Procurement Programme for Wave Energy Research &Development

LC-SC3-NZE-4-2019: Integrated solutions for flexible operation of fossil fuel power plants through power-to-X-to-power and/or energy storage

LC-SC3-NZE-5-2019-2020: Low carbon industrial production using CCUS

LC-SC3-RES-16-2019: Development of solutions based on renewable sources that provide flexibility to the energy system

LC-SC3-RES-23-2019: Development of next generation biofuel and alternative renewable fuel technologies for aviation and shipping

LC-SC3-RES-29-2019: Converting Sunlight to storable chemical energy

LC-SC3-RES-7-2019: Solar Energy in Industrial Processes

LC-SC3-SCC-1-2018-2019-2020: Smart Cities and Communities

For full details of the calls for proposals, please click the Register button below to link directly to the Participant Portal.