Welcome to ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus 

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus  |  From Local Trials
Towards a European Knowledge Community

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus is an initiative of 21 European countries and regions. The vision for Smart Grids in Europe is to create an electric power system that integrates renewable energies and enables flexible consumer and production technologies. Our aim is to support the development of the technologies, market designs and customer adoptions that are necessary to reach this goal. Read more

News! from the Initiative

NEWS  | 3rd Joint Call opens in September 2017

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus is pleased to announce the 3rd Joint Call for Transnational RDD Projects on Smart Grids. The total available budget will be 8.5 Mio €.  |  Read more

EVENT | 3rd Joint Call Webinars - Register now!

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus will be holding 3 webinars to present the 3rd Joint Call for Transnational RDD Projects on Smart Grids. Webinars will be held on July 12, Sep 14 and Oct 12, 2017. Registration is open.  |  Read more

EVENT | Meet us at European Utility Week 2017!

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus will be hosting a series of events at the European Utility Week 2017 (October 2-5, 2017). We invite interested stakeholders of the European Smart Energy market to join our events. Save-the-date! Read more

NEWS | Funded projects of 2nd ERA-Net SG+ Joint Call start in 2017

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus approved 9 projects from 8 regions/countries for funding within the 2nd Joint Call. Projects will start their activities in 2017.   |  Read more

Enhancing Transnational Cooperation

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus provides a variety of possibilities and platforms to share expertise and cooperation interests between members of the ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus Community. These platforms can be used in various ways to enhance joint activities for existing collaboration and/or project submissions for open ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus calls. Find here a list of platforms that are open to stakeholders of the initiative.  |  Read more

Partners of our initiative

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus is a partnership with funding programs. A list of our cooperating national funding partners can be found here.  

Smart Grids Plus

3rd Joint Call for Transnational RDD Projects on Smart Grids - open from September 2017

ERA-Net Smart Grids Plus will launch a new call for proposals for European transnational projects on Smart Grids. The call will open on September 14, 2017. The total available budget will be €8.5 million. Read more

Time Schedule

  • 14 Sep. 2017: Call launch
  • 3-5 Oct. 2017: Call Launch Event
  • 14 Nov. 2017 (14:00 CEST): Project proposal deadline
  • 1 July - 1 Dec. 2018: Expected project start