Call for Proposals - Energy (Part 1) FP7-ENERGY-2013-1 Closed!


Energy Call for Proposals follows the overall objective of the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) in the field of energy. This Theme, as stated in the 'FP7 Cooperation Work Programme: Energy' aims at adapting the current energy system into a more sustainable one, less dependent on imported fuels and based on a diverse mix of energy sources, in particular renewables, energy carriers and non polluting sources; enhancing energy efficiency, including by rationalising use and storage of energy; addressing the pressing challenges of security of supply and climate change, whilst increasing the competitiveness of Europe’s industries.


Activity ENERGY.2: Renewable electricity generation

  • AREA ENERGY.2.1: Photovoltaics
  • AREA ENERGY.2.3: Wind
  • AREA ENERGY.2.4: Geothermal energy
  • AREA ENERGY.2.6: Ocean energy
  • AREA ENERGY.2.6: Cross-Cutting Issues
  • Area Energy.4.1: Low/Medium Temperature Solar Thermal Energy

Activity ENERGY.3: Renewable Energies

  • ENERGY.2013.3.7.1: Support to the sustainable delivery of non-food biomass feedstock at local, regional and pan-European level

Smart grids / energy storage

  • Area Energy 2.7: Hydro energy
  • Activity Energy.7: Smart Energy Networks

Carbon Capture and Storage

  • Activity Energy.5: Co2 Capture and Storage Technologies for Zero Emission Power Generation
  • Activity Energy.6: Clean Coal Technologies

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 107,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 28 November 2012 - 8 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call fiche FP7-ENERGY-2013-1 (Guidelines for applicants)
  • Work Programme 2013 - Energy (Work programme)
  • Call - Energy (Part 1) (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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