KeepWarm: Supporting modernisation of district heating systems in Central and Eastern EuropeThe KeepWarm project, funded under H2020 Energy Efficiency, worked to accelerate investments to retrofit existing inefficient heat networks, improve system operations, and switch to renewable energy and waste heat sources.
Green and digital – H2020 EE projects facilitate the perfect pairing for European industryThree innovative projects, funded under H2020 Energy Efficiency, are supporting European industrial policy, by helping energy intensive industries become more sustainable and competitive with the support of digital tools.
BlueInvest Day connects over 1000 ocean stakeholdersThe 2021 online edition of the BlueInvest day on 26 January brought together over 1000 companies, investors and stakeholders for a sustainable blue economy.
Block.IS – Catalysator of Europe’s Blockchain InnovationH2020 INNOSUP funded project Block.IS has stepped out as a true catalyst of innovation, change and applicability of its solutions to the wide range of end-users.
Circular Economy: how LIFE projects are performing all roundIn Europe, each person on average produces up to six tonnes of waste each year. This is more than three times the weight of a passenger car. Several LIFE projects are finding ways to turn this waste into valuable resources as can be seen below.
EU Industry Days 2021: join EASME projects at the virtual exhibition and vote for the best!From 23 to 26 February, 43 EU projects will take part in the virtual exhibition of the EU Industry Days and have the opportunity to interact with many stakeholders as industry, policy makers, EU SMEs and find potential synergies.
H2020 INNOSUP project GALATEA kicks-off first open call for Blue Growth cascade funding for SME’sGALATEA, the Blue Growth Accelerator, just published its first open call for cascade funding for innovative SMEs with a total budget of 1.308.000 EUR. The Call deadline is 31 March 2021.
Huge number of proposals for the European Green Deal CallThe Horizon 2020 Green Deal Call, with the aim to support research and innovation projects on the European Green Deal, has closed. EASME received 788 proposals in relation to the 10 topics we manage out of the 20 topics of the European Green Deal Call, for the amount availabe of €483 million. The total indicative budget of the EU Green Deal call is around €1 billion.
115 proposals on energy and resource efficient buildings received in the European Green Deal CallThe Horizon 2020 Green Deal Call, with the aim to support research and innovation projects on the European Green Deal, has closed.
A LIFEline for Europe’s threatened invertebratesInvertebrates are vital for pest control, pollination, soil creation and water filtration. But these species are rapidly declining across Europe due to loss of natural habitats, agricultural intensification, pollution, invasive alien species and climate change. LIFE projects have been working hard to reverse this trend. Below is a selection.