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29 September 2022

Updates on the LIFE Clean Energy Transition programme

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The LIFE Clean Energy Transition Call 2022 has 18 funding topics covering important aspects of driving forward the clean energy transition in Europe in all areas of life such as

  • boosting energy communities and the engagement of citizens in the transition;
  • creating a better finance framework for sustainable energy;
  • eradicating energy poverty;
  • getting sustainable energy investment projects off the ground;
  • building up and training the national work forces to deliver a decarbonised building stock;
  • supporting local and regional public authorities in planning carbon neutrality;
  • setting up one-stop-shops for home renovation or public buildings renovations;
  • accelerating the deployment of heat pumps in line with RePowerEU;
  • supporting the clean energy transition of the business sector;
  • developing actions towards a zero-emission building stock and decarbonising the heating sector.

LIFE Clean Energy Transition supports all selected projects under the Call 2022 with 95% of their project costs.  

Project ideas need to fit into the topic scopes and applicants should read carefully the topic description. Watch the recorded info sessions per topic here!

Additional guidance such as on how to write an excellent proposal is published on the website of the LIFE Calls for Proposals 2022.

Search for available translations of the following link.

The following topics are open for applications of at least one applicant:

For the topics listed below, applicants need to create a consortium of at least 3 applicants from 3 different eligible countries:

LIFE-2022-CET-MAINSTREAM: Mainstreaming sustainable energy investments in the financial sector