The New Energy Solutions Optimised for Islands (NESOI) aims to make EU Islands international leaders in the clean energy transition. NESOI wants to unlock islands' potential by mobilising 100 million euros of investment for innovative sustainable energy projects and achieve 2030 targets. With this first call, the facility intends to offer grants of up to 60 000 euros per proposals and a technical assistance.
The main objectives of this fund are the following:
- Promote investments for energy transition in the islands
- Facilitate the decentralization of energy systems
- Contribute to EU policies and the achievement of 2030 targets
The New Energy Solutions Optimised for Islands expects 440 GWh / year primary energy savings and 160,000 ktCO2/year of GHG avoided.
NESOI is the sister initiative of EUCF that supports local authorities in the development of sustainable energy projects. Both are funded by Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Do not hesitate and seize this opportunity by answering this first call before 18 December 2020! Please follow this link to access NESOI first call webpage.