23 August 2018
Final Bid Deadline: 23rd August 2018
Call Budget: €30 million
Total Eligible Project Costs: €2 – 5 million
- Research Innovation Action (RIA) – means 100% funding for all partners. Two-stage process.
- Proposals will address: – Floating Wind – Technology development including reliable, sustainable and cost-efficient anchoring and mooring system, dynamic cabling, installation techniques, and O&M concepts.
- Proposals are expected to bring technologies from TRL 3-4 to TRL 4-5. Beside the development of the technology, the proposal will have to clearly address the following related aspects where relevant: potentially lower environmental impacts, issues related to social acceptance or resistance to new energy technologies, related socioeconomic issues.
- The proposed solution will reduce the CAPEX and/or OPEX of energy generation from any of the mentioned renewable sources making it comparable to generation costs from competing fossil fuel sources.