PV+ Grid transnational call (PV ERA NET)

Basic Information

Network PV-ERANET (self-sustained)
Website pv-era.net
Aim of the joint call PV ERA NET launches the transnational call PV+ Grid in order: i) to seek new and complementary proposals in the field of simulation and modelling of high penetration of PV in grids, preferably embedded in practical experience. ii) to strengthen the international collaboration in the field of PV RTD and therewith improve the effectiveness and efficiency of national PV RTD programmes. iii) to stimulate interaction between all key actors concerning PV technology and its integration into electricity grids.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 15/10/2009
Deadline Pre-Proposal 15/01/2010 Submitted proposal: 6
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/03/2010 Submitted proposal: 6
Evaluation End Date 10/05/2010 Successful proposal: 4 Proposals funded: 3
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are no follow-up mechanisms
Call reasons
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific geographical issues
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
  • Addressing specific policy issues
  • Addressing global issues
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Achieving critical mass
Research fields
  • Energy
  • Services
  • Information and communication technologies
Type of research
  • Pre-competitive research
  • Applied Research
  • Basic research
Target groups
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Large Corporations
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
Participating networks n/a