The 2017 CEF Transport Blending MAP Call for Proposals, opened on 8 February 2017, makes €1 billion of funding available for projects of common interest in the transport sector aiming at maximising the leverage of private involvement and capital in the delivery of CEF Transport projects. This call is open to all EU Member States. This call is now open.

INEA, along with the European Commission, is organising an Info Day on 27 February 2017 in Brussels to present the political priorities and content of the call. The Info Day will also provide participants with practical information about how to prepare a successful proposal, as well as other background information relevant to the application and evaluation process.

The results of the 2017 CEF Transport Blending MAP Call will be officially announced in the first quarter of 2018.

Blending Flyer available here.

The call refers to the role to be played by innovation in this. The general objective of the innovation criteria being ” The general objective is to support the deployment of a sustainable and efficient transport system and to promote the decarbonisation of all transport modes along the core network. New technologies and innovative solutions shall be deployed on the core network with particular emphasis along the core network corridors, including the integration of its urban nodes.” More information on innovation to be found here.


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