A selection of prominent programs:
Top Sector Energy programs
Each year, the Top Sector Energy opens up a wide range of grant schemes, which are bundled within the Top Sector Energy Schemes.
LIFE focuses on environmental projects that demonstrate innovative concepts or technologies with European added value.
Wadden Sea Fund
The Wadden Fund was established to give a sustainable and qualitative impulse to both the ecology and the economy of the Wadden Region.
Interreg’s goal is to reduce the economic differences that exist between different EU regions and member states
Interreg Euregio Meuse-Rhine programme (EMR): Energy
From 31 August onwards, applications can be submitted for the new Interreg Euregio Meuse-Rhine programme, with a focus on energy. The grant is intended for projects that facilitate more efficient use of resources, especially within SMEs.
EIA, MIA and Vamil
Companies that invest in energy-saving or environmentally friendly assets can count on a tax advantage via the EIA and MIA.
SDE++ – Stimulating Sustainable Energy Transition
The grant Stimulering Duurzame Energietransitie (SDE++) is intended for companies and (non-)profit institutions in various sectors that (will) produce renewable energy or apply CO2-reducing techniques.
CEF-T stands for Connecting Europe Facility Transport and focuses on connecting and improving the transport network within Europe.
DKTI-Transport – Demonstration Climate Technology and Innovation – Transport
DKTI-Transport aims at demonstrating sustainable innovations in transport, such as low-emission means of transport and alternative fuels.
SDS – Sustainable Shipbuilding Grant Scheme
The purpose of the SDS is to stimulate innovative sustainability in shipbuilding. This grant scheme is intended for Dutch shipyards.
ELENA is a grant scheme that aims to support cities and local authorities in the development of large-scale projects in the field of energy and transport.
Innovation Fund for Climate Action
The ultimate goal of the Innovation Fund for Climate Action is to achieve the EU objectives of the Paris Climate Convention and to provide financial incentives towards a climate-neutral Europe in 2050.
ISDE – Sustainable Energy Investment Grant
The Sustainable Energy Investment Grant (ISDE) stimulates households and companies to use less gas and more sustainable heat. This scheme subsidies the purchase of solar boilers and heat pumps.
Temporary Incentive for Climate Adaptation
The Delta Programme Spatial Adaptation (DPRA) supports the process that municipalities, water boards and provinces must have mapped out by the end of 2020 the tasks and measures relating to climate adaptation across the country.