LIFE Call for Proposals 2021 – Clean Energy Transition : Deadline: 12 January 2022

Deadline: 12 January 2022
Budget: 1 billion EUR
Countries: France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain


  • Maritime Renewable Energy (O2/ P5)
  • Maritime Research and innovation (O2)
  • Marine pollution and circular economy (O2/P4)
  • Governance, ICZM, MSP, data and monitoring (O3)


Up to 18 different calls have been launched under the sub-programme Clean Energy Transition of the LIFE Programme, with an approximate total allocation of 1 bn EUR

Available Calls for proposals relevant to the Blue Economy:

LIFE-2021-CET-LOCAL: Technical support to clean energy transition plans and strategies in municipalities and regions

LIFE-2021-CET-GOV: Multilevel climate and energy dialogue to deliver the energy Governance

LIFE-2021-CET-VALUECHAIN: Fostering sustainable energy uptake along the whole value chain in industry and services

LIFE-2021-CET-SMARTSERV: Establish innovative business models and contractual schemes for smart and sector-integrating energy services

LIFE-2021-CET-INNOFIN:  Innovative financing schemes for sustainable energy investments

LIFE-2021-CET-ENERCOM: Developing support mechanisms for energy communities and other citizen-led initiatives in the field of sustainable


More information: Visit the call webpage