The Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) for Transport is the funding instrument to realise European transport infrastructure policy. It aims at supporting investments in building new transport infrastructure in Europe or rehabilitating and upgrading the existing one.
“At the moment 40 actions are on going (26 projects dedicated to environmental protection and new green fuels; 9 projects dedicated to the logistics and 5 projects dedicated to human element).
“The European Union is ready to finance the Motorways of the Sea projects in order to help EU maritime industry to comply with environmental legislations, reinforce multimodality, improve shipping operations and link better MoS with the core network corridors. The importance of Italy for a completion of EU TEN-T network is fundamental.”
The 2016 CEF (Connecting Europe Facility) Transport calls for proposal closed on February 7th. The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has received 349 project proposal requesting nearly €7.5 billion in total EU funding.
The second generation of the work plans of the 11 European Coordinators as approved December 2016 are now available. They establish the basis for action until 2030.
Horizon 2020 è il nuovo programma di finanziamento europeo per ricerca e innovazione per il periodo 2014-2020 con una dotazione finanziaria di 80 miliardi di euro e uno specifico supporto per piccole e medie imprese.
In the framework of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) program, the 2016 CEF Transport Calls for Proposals have been launched on October 13th 2016.