The European Commission launched new calls for projects under Horizon Europe’s Work Programme for 2021-2022 with EU funding of EUR 99 million in total available for 8 single-stage sustainable, secure and competitive energy supply topics opened on 26 May 2022. 115 proposals were submitted within the deadline of 27 October 2022 requesting EUR 766.6 million.

Please see the below table and call reference links for an overview of the proposal submissions at the calls’ closure per topic and for more information.

Thematic scope Topic Topic title Type of Action Budget 2022

(EUR million)

Proposals submitted Requested funding

(EUR million)

Estimated number of proposals to be funded


Global leadership in renewable energy

D3-02-01 Digital solutions for defining synergies in international renewable energy value chains RIA 9 6 19.8 3
D3-02-02 AU-EU Energy System Modelling RIA 5 21 105.4 2
D3-02-03 Innovative renewable energy carrier production for heating from renewable energies IA 10 6 208.5 1
D3-02-04 Technological interfaces between solar fuel technologies and other renewables RIA 10 20 81.0 2
D3-02-05 Renewable energy carriers from variable renewable electricity surplus and carbon emissions from energy consuming sectors IA 20 3 13.4 2
D3-02-06 Direct renewable energy integration into process energy demands of the chemical industry RIA 10 11 35.7 2
D3-02-07 Renewable energy incorporation in agriculture and forestry IA 15 36 198.2 2
D3-02-08 Demonstration of complete value chains for advanced biofuel and non-biological renewable fuel production IA 20 12 104.6 2
                                                                                                                                                        Total 99 115 766.6 16

Horizon Europe is the new EU framework programme for research and innovation, which succeeds Horizon 2020. Under Horizon Europe, Energy, Climate Action, and Mobility research actions are grouped into Cluster 5.

All funding information and details on how to apply are on the Funding and Tenders portal.

The  Online Manual  is your guide on the procedures from proposal submission to managing your grant.

The Horizon Europe Programme Guide contains the detailed guidance to the structure, budget and political priorities of Horizon Europe.

Find the answers to most frequently asked questions on submission of proposals, evaluation and grant management via the Funding & Tenders Portal FAQ

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Source: European Climate Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency I News (