Get ready to dive headfirst into the EU islands call for the application of interest for 30 renewable islands for 2030. The aim of this call is to identify and provide technical support to 30 islands or groups of islands for the next three years. Thus, propelling islands towards the ambitious target of achieving complete energy independence through 100% renewable sources by 2030.
Moreover, the insights garnered from these exemplary islands will be disseminated extensively among a broad range of follower islands, serving as invaluable guidance on their individual pathways towards comprehensive decarbonisation.
The secretariat will assume its role in assisting EU islands in devising, preparing, and implementing decarbonisation plans for their energy systems. Building upon experience from previous technical assistance for islands, the secretariat will extend technical and organisational support to islands, ensuring they receive comprehensive guidance throughout their journeys. A particular emphasis will be placed on providing intensive assistance to the 30 pioneering islands while actively involving numerous follower islands.
Commencing on June 8, 2023, the call for the application of interest for 30 renewable islands or groups of islands for 2030 starts. Interested islands are encouraged to submit their applications before the deadline of September 6, 2023. Every island or groups of islands, regardless of its progress in the energy transition, has the power to dream big and embark on the transformative journey towards complete renewable energy by 2030.
Apply using the form via this link.
Find all relevant documents that are needed for the application below, and please note that we also provide a Guide for Applicants.