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SOLAR-ERA.NET is a European network of national and regional funding organisations and RTD and innovation programmes in the field of solar electricity generation, i.e. photovoltaics (PV) and concentrating solar power (CSP) / solar thermal electricity (STE). It was established within a FP7 ERA-NET project and continues its activities in the Cofund ERA-NET scheme.


SOLAR-ERA.NET shall contribute to reaching the objectives of the Strategic European Technology (SET-) Plan by launching Joint calls for supporting transnational projects. SOLAR-ERA.NET is supported by the European Commission within the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation HORIZON 2020 (Cofund ERA-NET Action, N° 691664 and N° 786483).


This website provides you with information on the four joint calls carried out in the period running from November 2012 to October 2016 as well as on new Cofund joint calls running from November 2016 on. Below you can find all SOLAR-ERA.NET partners. Countries and funding agencies participating in ongoing joint calls can be found in the respective Guidelines.