European collaboration to advance local and regional renewable energy systems. We are providing €500,000 in support for Irish partners who take part in ERA-Net Smart Energy Systems.
About ERA-NET Smart Energy Systems Joint Call
The European Research Area Network (ERA-Net) Smart Energy Systems is a joint call (RegSys) for transnational projects to support regions and local communities move towards a decarbonized energy system by 2030.
The call opened for applications in May 2018. We, SEAI, are providing €500,000 in support for Irish partners. This fund is available for proposals to develop technologies, systems and solutions to enable a resilient European energy system through interconnected renewable energy supplies.
Proposals must be submitted jointly by applicants from Ireland and at least one other European partner country.
A project partner search and matchmaking platform has been developed to help applicants in Ireland find potential research partners. There are 21 national and regional funding partners across 18 countries with €33 million in funding available.
The closing date for preliminary Project Outlines is 14:00 Central European Summer Time on the 11th of September 2018. The deadline for submission of completed proposals is 14:00 Central European Time on the 2nd of November 2018.
|Call Open||23 May 2018|
|Project Outline Deadline||11 September 2018|
|Full Application Deadline||2 November 2018|
|Evaluation Period||2 November 2018 – 1 March 2019|
|Deadline Funding Decision Feedback||8 March 2019|
|Expected Project Start||Before 15 December 2019|