The CETPartnership aims to empower the clean energy transition and contribute to the EU's goal of becoming the first climate-neutral continent by 2050, by pooling national and regional RDTI funding for a broad variety of technologies and system solutions required to make the transition. There are over 30 countries and regions involved. In Finland, the funding organization is Innovaatiorahoituskeskus Business Finland.
The preliminary budget of the first call is approximately 135 M€ of which Business Finland has a budget of 5 M€. The grant call is aims to advance green transition.
Integrated Net-zero-emissions Energy System
Efficient zero emission Heating and Cooling Solutions
Integrated Regional Energy Systems
Integrated Industrial Energy Systems
Call is open for companies and research organizations.
A consortium is required to involve at least one company with its own project. Having more than one Finnish company involved strengthens the consortium and thus improves its chances of becoming funded when consortium is applying for funding from Business Finland.
If Finnish research organizations take part in European consortia, it is required that the research is widely utilized and that Finnish companies participate in the utilization of the results.
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Project proposals shall be submitted to the CETP portal, which will open during fall 2023: Joint Call 2023 | CETPartnership.
Applicants should be in contact with Business Finland contact people early enough before the submission of the project proposal.