Coordinating energy research for a low carbon Europe
The EERA Joint Programme “Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes (EEIP”) is a platform of the leading EU (applied) research institutes in the area of energy efficiency technology development.
On June 27th in Rotterdam, the EEIP platform will organize a workshop in cooperation with SmartPort Rotterdam, in which the Rotterdam industry is invited to present cases for technology challenges they face to achieve the EU goals for 2030 (as quoted from SPIRE):
These cases will be discussed to see whether there is technology available or whether the technology could be developed in a collaboration with partners present at workshop. One way of addressing may be through public private cooperation program (PPS), such as the SPIRE calls of EU Horizon2020 or it could be through bilateral activities where partners have the requested unique knowledge or facility. Special attention will be given to the SPIRE call and possibly also the ERA NET Cofund “IndEff” (currently being negotiated among member states).