2nd CSP Joint Call

Basic Information

The CSP ERANET Additional Call 2021 is carried out by national and regional research and technology development (RTD) and innovation programmes, and national and regional Funding Agencies in the field of concentrating solar power (CSP) or solar thermal electricity (STE).

Website https://csp-eranet.eu/calls/additional
Aim of the joint call The topics for CSP ERANET Additional Call are based on priorities identified in the Strategic Energy Technology (SET) Plan through the working groups in CSP technology. They include strategic targets that shall serve as a reference for this call and for proposals to be submitted. The 8 topics, focused on electricity production, are: 1. Advanced linear Fresnel technology 2. Parabolic trough with molten salt 3. Parabolic trough with silicon oil 4. Open volumetric air receiver 5. Improved central receiver molten salt technology 6. Next generation of central receiver power plants 7. Multi-tower beam down system 8. Advanced TES (Thermal Energy Storage)
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 01/10/2021
Deadline Pre-Proposal 03/12/2021 Submitted proposal: n/a
Deadline Full-Proposal 25/03/2022 Submitted proposal: n/a
Evaluation End Date 30/06/2022 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: n/a
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Energy
Type of research n/a
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a