The new call for Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency project proposals has opened today 25 January 2018.  With a budget of over €212M for 2018 and 2019, the Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy topics offer plenty of opportunities for innovative project proposals to receive funding.The areas we aim at tackling will fund projects on: buildings renovation; integrated home renovation services; next-generation of energy performance assessment & certification; heat/cold recovery of industrial waste; capacity building for energy audits; mainstreaming of energy efficiency financing and its further innovation; project development assistance; new energy labelling, modelling energy efficiency & energy demand; supporting public authorities to implement the Energy Union; mitigating household energy poverty; role of consumers in changing the market; and enabling the next-generation of smart services integrating energy efficiency.

The areas of funding for energy efficiency project proposals included in this call are:


LC-SC3-EE-1-2018-2019-2020: Decarbonisation of the EU building stock: innovative approaches and affordable solutions changing the market for buildings renovation 

LC-SC3-EE-2-2018-2019: Integrated home renovation services 

LC-SC3-EE-5-2018-2019-2020: Next-generation of Energy Performance Assessment and Certification 


LC-SC3-EE-6-2018-2019-2020: Business case for industrial waste heat/cold recovery 

LC-SC3-EE-8-2018-2019: Capacity building programmes to support implementation of energy audits 


LC-SC3-EE-9-2018-2019: Innovative financing for energy efficiency investments 

LC-SC3-EE-10-2018-2019-2020: Mainstreaming energy efficiency finance 

LC-SC3-EE-11-2018-2019-2020: Aggregation – Project Development Assistance 

Public Authorities & Policy Support

LC-SC3-EE-14-2018-2019-2020: Socio-economic research conceptualising and modelling energy efficiency and energy demand 

LC-SC3-EE-15-2018: New energy label driving and boosting innovation in products energy efficiency 

LC-SC3-EE-16-2018-2019-2020: Supporting public authorities to implement the Energy Union 

Consumer & Services

LC-SC3-EC-1-2018-2019-2020: The role of consumers in changing the market through informed decision and collective actions 

LC-SC3-EC-2-2018-2019-2020: Mitigating household energy poverty 

LC-SC3-EE-13-2018-2019-2020: Enabling next-generation of smart energy services valorising energy efficiency and flexibility at demand-side as energy resource 

All presentations which were made in H2020 Energy Info Day on 23-25 October 2017 are listed below:

If you have further questions regarding call please contact with Energy National Contact Points Çağrı YILDIRIM ve İlknur YILMAZ (