CH-SwissEnergy Programme - 2015-2020

Instrument/Program level: 
National
Program level area: 
SWITZERLAND
Name of the instrument/Program: 
SwissEnergy Programme
Instrument/Program eligible areas: 
SWITZERLAND
Managing authority: 

Swiss Federal Office of Energy - SFOE

Objectives: 

To promote energy efficiency and renewable energy, in particular:

- General reduction of end energy consumption by improving energy efficiency in the areas of motor fuels, combustibles and electricity;
- Reduction of CO2 emissions and the consumption of fossil energy by at least 20% by 2020 versus the 1990 level;
- Increase in the proportion of renewable energy to overall energy consumption by at least 50% between 2010 and 2020. The increase in electricity demand is to be met through renewable energy to the greatest possible extent.

Eligible thematics in line with ERC sectors: 
Products and Processes Engineering
Eligible thematics in line with S3: 
Green & Clean energy & technologies
Sustainable energy & renewables
Sustainable Living & mobility
Status of the eligible institutions: 
Public
Private
Public equivalent body
Field: 
Innovation
Mobility
Energy
Program Budget: 
50 000 000,00 €
Project budget note: 

*Currency: CHF

Project duration minimum: 
12 months
Project duration maximum: 
36 months