|Influence of the financing instrument||Direct|
|Thematic Scope||power2gas technology biomass|
|Type||R&D Project Funding|
The focus of this call is on research and development of innovative materials, technologies, systems and concepts, which would make important contributions to Austrian climate neutrality in 2040. It is important to develop technological skills, to pick up on trends such as digitization, to strengthen Austria as an innovation location for clean energy technologies and to improve export opportunities. Main areas for future projects: Energy systems and grid, Industrial energy systems, Storage and conversion technologies, digitalization as a cross-sectional technology.
Possible usage of the funding instrument in the P2G context: Electrolyser plants and whole P2G Hubs can be funded.
|Legal Entity||KLIEN (Klima- und Energiefonds) and FFG (Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft)|
|KLIEN (Austrian climate and energy fund) and FFG (Austrian Research Promotion Agency)|
|Geographic Scope||Austria and EU/EEA|
|Eligibility Criteria||funding can be given to private companies, universities and research organisations, small and medium enterprises, associations, municipalities etc.|
|Co-Financing Rate||35-85 %; max funding for non-Austrian partners – 20% of overall project amount|
|Volume||total available amount: 13,5 Mio. €|
|Duration||exploratory projects – max. 12 months, cooperative R&D projects – max. 3 years|
|Limitations||max. funding amount: for exploratory projects – 200.000 €, for cooperative R&D projects – 2 M€|
|Periodicity thus far||yearly|
|Web Address||https://www.klimafonds.gv.at/call/energieforschung/, https://www.ffg.at/7-Ausschreibung-Energieforschung|