From today, you can apply for funding in two energy topics under the 2018-2020 Horizon 2020 Work Programme. The total available funding is €40 m.
Director of INEA Dirk Beckers signed today a grant agreement on CEF Energy co-funding for the power line crossing the Bay of Biscay totalling €578 million, in presence of Dominique Ristori, Director-General DG Energy and representatives from the Spanish and the French transmission system operators, both beneficiaries of the grant.
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.
INEA has signed grant agreements with 39 projects selected for funding under two Horizon 2020 calls – Mobility for Growth and Automated Road Transport respectively. They will receive a total of €243.8 million.
The projects awarded the EU funding are expected to develop or demonstrate technology for renewable energy sources and bring it closer to the market. They will receive over €140 million to carry out their work plans after signing grant agreements with INEA, for which they have time until mid-October 2018. 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 start of Balticconnector’s construction phase was celebrated on 8th of June 2018 in Inkoo, Finland on the compressor station worksite with a groundbreaking ceremony. The European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, Jyrki Katainen, the Minister of the Environment, Energy and Housing of Finland, Kimmo Tiilikainen, and the Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure of Estonia, Kadri Simson, attended the event.
Today a ceremony celebrating the breakthrough in the second tube of the Bossler Tunnel, on the Stuttgart-Ulm line (Rhine-Danube Corridor) took place in Stuttgart. This Action will lead to significant reduction of travel times on the line.
Director of INEA Dirk Beckers signed today a grant agreement on CEF Transport co-funding for the development of Divača-Koper railway line in Slovenia, in presence of the European Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc and the Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar.
INEA has signed grant agreements with 32 projects selected for funding in twelve topics of the 2016 – 2017 Competitive Low-Carbon Energy call. All the selected projects will start their activities the latest by 1 June 2018.
A grant agreement releasing €33,1 million of EU funding from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to carry out preparatory studies and surveys as well as pre-construction activities for the Baltic Pipe Project was officially signed today.
The European Commission has launched today the 2018 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Transport call for project proposals that opens co-financing possibilities for projects supporting the policy orientations of the Third Clean Mobility Package – transport digitalisation, road safety and multimodality.
The European Commission has opened a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to reinforce the EU’s cybersecurity capacity, with up to €13 million available in grant funding.
The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has received 47 project proposals by the 15 May deadline for the CEF Telecom 2018-1 call, requesting over €33,5 million in total EU funding. The total available budget for the call is €30 million. Evaluation of the project proposals with the help of external experts will start in June.
INEA is launching a call for expression of interest for candidates who would like to become members of the INEA Advisory Group for CEF Transport.
The European Commission has published two calls for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to stimulate and sustain the deployment of European Digital Service Infrastructures (DSIs). Up to €29 million will be made available to meet the needs of public administrations, businesses and citizens in their cross-border activities.
INEA has invited 75 applicants to submit full project proposals in the second and final selection stage of 9 Mobility for Growth topics by 19 September. These project proposals have been selected among 204 total applications submitted in the first stage of the call evaluation.
The evaluation of the third 2017 CEF Telecom call for proposals (CEF-TC-2017-3) has concluded and 30 projects in the areas of eInvoicing, eTranslation, Europeana and Public Open Data have been selected to receive co-funding by the European Union. The funding comes from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme in the telecommunications sector. The successful projects include participation of entities from 26 EU Member States plus Norway (EEA country).
Key European transport stakeholders meet in Ljubljana on 25-27 April 2018 to discuss how to contribute to smart, sustainable and safe mobility, relying on the trans-European transport network and investments in transport connectivity.