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Proposals should be focused to: supporting local and regional public authorities. One or more of the following bullet points should be considered: Enhance decision-making processes of regional and local authorities, to deliver a higher quality, coherence and consistency of energy [...]

European households continue to spend an increasing share of income on energy, leading to higher rates of energy poverty and negatively affecting living conditions and health. Recent estimates suggest that more than 50 million Europeans are affected by energy poverty. [...]

Proposals are expected to: Identify and address regulatory barriers and contractual conditions with utilities, suppliers, grid operators, technology providers etc. for cooperative actions, possibly linking activities with structural solutions involving public authorities; Demonstrate that collectively organised energy-related actions are financially [...]

In order to further stimulate and enable the roll-out of next-generation of energy performance assessment and certification, proposals should involve relevant stakeholders to take on board the lessons learnt and the innovative approaches demonstrated in the previous projects as well [...]

Proposals should develop and demonstrate cost-effective low-carbon technological solutions to manage energy within existing buildings and interact with the grid providing energy efficiency, flexibility, generation and storage, based on user preferences and requests. These solutions should be aimed to upgrade [...]

The "Sardinia Green" Complex Project is an initiative that concerns the bioeconomy and circular economy in line with the approach of the Smart Specialization Strategy S3 of the Sardinia Region, in which it is emphasized that the competitive positioning of [...]

The goal of the Individual Fellowships is to enhance the creative and innovative potential of experienced researchers, wishing to diversify their individual competence in terms of skill acquisition through advanced training, international and intersectoral mobility. Support is foreseen for individual, [...]

The COFUND scheme aims to stimulate regional, national or international programmes to foster excellence in researchers' training, mobility and career development, spreading the best practices of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions. This will be achieved by co-funding new or existing regional, [...]

The National Research Council (CNR) has officially opened the grant to finance research activities aimed at deepening knowledge in the Arctic, in line with the scientific themes and objectives for the Research Program in Arctic (PRA).The research proposals must address one [...]

This initiative aims to pursue the following objectives: Promote the regional research and innovation system in an international context; Promote opportunities for exchange and construction of strategic networking on a scientific, institutional and entrepreneurial level; Qualify the human capital of [...]

The grant has the objective of strengthening the infrastructures, in particular those started in the previous programming, to accelerate the maturation process and make our companies attractive at national and European level. The intention is to carry out amalgamation processes [...]

The European Researchers' Night aims to bring researchers closer to the general public and to increase awareness of research and innovation activities, with a view to supporting the public recognition of researchers, creating an understanding of the impact of researchers' [...]

The Innovative Training Networks (ITN) aim to train a new generation of creative, entrepreneurial and innovative early-stage researchers, able to face current and future challenges and to convert knowledge and ideas into products and services for economic and social benefit. [...]

CSP ERANET - Joint programming actions to foster innovative CSP solutions - is an ERANET Cofund action with the general objective of bridging the gap between the research phase and the commercial launch of Solar Concentrated Systems to stimulate a [...]

The Ministry of Economic Development decrees the forthcoming opening of the calls for tenders already in force called patents +, brands + and designs +, in order to stabilize support for small and medium-sized enterprises for the exploitation of industrial [...]

LIFE is the name of EU’s multiannual programme for Environment and Climate for the period 2014–2020. The LIFE programme is structured around two sub-programmes (each with specific thematic priority areas): LIFE Environment Environment and Resource Efficiency Nature and Biodiversity Environmental [...]

Proposals should focus on one or more of the following sectors:- existing public and private buildings including social housing, with the aim to significantly decrease energy consumption in heating/cooling and electricity;- energy efficiency of industry and service;- energy efficiency in [...]

Proposals should develop on of the following sub-topic:  A) Mainstreaming energy efficiency finance Proposals should address at least one of the following issues:- Development, demonstration and promotion of frameworks for the standardisation, aggregation and benchmarking of sustainable energy investments.- Capacity [...]

In order to substantially reduce the cost of large waterborne transport battery systems and cells for both marine and inland waterway transport applications, proposals should address all of the following aspects: with respect to waterborne transport, research and develop a [...]

 The objective is to develop and demonstrate optimised innovative battery storage systems based on hybridisation. Focus should be on cell and stack design, on advanced battery management systems and on highlevel, hybrid storage control systems. The hybrid storage systems may [...]