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Connecting Europe Facility

The Connecting Europe Facility is a key EU funding instrument to promote growth, jobs and competitiveness through infrastructure investment at European level

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The Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) for Energy is the EU funding programme to implement the Trans-European Networks for Energy policy. It aims at supporting investments in building new cross-border energy infrastructure in Europe or rehabilitating and upgrading the existing one.

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.

The CEF Digital portion is managed by the European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA).

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CEF is a key EU funding instrument to promote growth, jobs and competitiveness through targeted infrastructure investment at European level.

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Smart grids are one of the 12 trans-European energy infrastructure priority corridors and areas thanks to their crucial contribution to achieve EU climate and energy targets. There are currently four smart grid project actions ongoing under CEF Energy funding. Check them out!

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General publications | | Agência de Execução Europeia do Clima, das Infraestruturas e do Ambiente

Social media guide for CEF Transport and CEF Energy beneficiaries.

General publications | | Agência de Execução Europeia do Clima, das Infraestruturas e do Ambiente

This flyer tells you everything you need to know about the 2021 CEF Transport call for proposals.

General publications | | Agência de Execução Europeia do Clima, das Infraestruturas e do Ambiente

This flyer illustrates CINEA’s actions in the area of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) for road with examples of projects from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) and Horizon 2020 programmes.

General publications | | Agência de Execução Europeia do Clima, das Infraestruturas e do Ambiente

2020 CEF Transport MAP Call