Innovation fund call for small scale projects!
This call is for innovative clean-tech projects to support in Europe’s green recovery.
The first call for small-scale projects opened on 1 December 2020 with a budget of EUR 100 million for breakthrough technologies for renewable energy, energy-intensive industries, energy storage, and carbon capture, use and storage.
The first call for small-scale projects will fund innovative projects in clean energy and industry to support the deployment of key technologies needed to reach climate neutrality and contribute to Europe’s green recovery.
Key elements of the first call for small-scale projects:
The emphasis is on truly innovative projects that are ready for commercial deployment, for instance delivering installations to a customer in a new market segment. Besides, three key activities are encouraged: products that substitute carbon-intensive ones, net carbon removal innovations and direct air capture.