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How will offshore wind help Europe go carbon-neutral?

Specific Challenge: The contribution of offshore wind power to the energy mix is expected to increase significantly by 2030.

Specific Challenge: Ocean energy could provide clean, predictable, indigenous and reliable energy and contribute to the EU's objective of reaching a share of renewables of at least 32% of the EU’s gross final consumption by 2030.

Call 9 is full for applications only!

The programme has 4 priority themes and each theme is divided into two or three specific objectives. Every project has to select one specific objective that it will work towards.   

This Call is open to Expressions of Interest only. The programme’s Steering Committee will meet in June 2019 to decide about the submitted EOIs. Successful EOIs will be invited to apply in Call 11, which will be open only for Full Applications.

Interreg Baltic Sea Region is launching the second call for applications for project platforms in its priorities 1-3.


An often-discussed theme in Maritime Spatial planning is the relation between Offshore Wind Farms (OWF) and shipping and how to plan to reduce conflict/risk between the two sectors.

RGI is a unique collaboration of NGOs and Transmission System Operators (TSOs) from across Europe.

The North Seas Countries’ Offshore Grid Initiative was a regional cooperation of 10 countries to facilitate the coordinated development of a possible offshore electricity grid in the greater North Sea area.

WinWind is a project that aims to enhance the socially inclusive and environmentally sound market uptake of wind energy through efforts to increase its social acceptance in 'wind energy scarce regions' (WESR).

The aim of the programme is to support development and foster sustained economic growth across the region.

The aim of the programme is to support development and foster sustained economic growth across the region.