Energy Flagship region

Country Austria
Influence of the
financing instrument
Thematic Scope power2gas technology
Type R&D Project Funding
Legal/Financial Form grant

In the energy flagship region, innovative energy technologies from Austria are used to develop and demonstrate model solutions for intelligent, safe and affordable energy and transport systems of the future. The focus is on an efficient interplay of generation, consumption, system management and storage in an overall system optimized for all market participants with temporary supply from up to 100% renewable energies. 

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 funding amount is 23 M€
Duration duration of cooperative R&D projects – max 3 years, duration of flagship projects – between 2 and 4 years
Limitations max. funding amount for cooperative R&D projects – 2 M€, for flagship projects – minimum funding amount - 2 M€
Periodicity thus far last, 4th call was announced in April 2021
Web Address https://www.ffg.at/vorzeigeregion-energie/Ausschreibungen/4.AS