Transport

EU-RAIL JU 2024-01

Horizon Europe. EU-RAIL JU Call Proposals 2024-01: Hyperloop. Roadmap towards industrialisation and harmonized implementable concept (HORIZON-ER-JU-2024-FA7) EU-RAil – SNS Synergy. Digital & automated testing and operational validation of the next EU Rail Communication System (HORIZON-ER-JU-2024-FA2-SNS) Digital Automated Coupler. Testing to support DAC authorisation, mix and match for DAC coupler head and draft gear interexchangility and […]

Provisional agreement on more sustainable and resilient trans-European transport network brings Europe closer together

The Commission welcomes the political agreement reached last night between the European Parliament and the Council on the regulation underpinning the trans-European transport network (TEN-T). The co-legislators agreed to significantly step up efforts to build a sustainable and resilient TEN-T. This includes strong incentives to increase the use of more sustainable forms of transport, and […]

Clean and competitive solutions for all transport modes

Horizon Europe. Innovation Actions. Clean and competitive solutions for all transport modes. Calls for proposals: Smart, low-cost pervasive stationary slow charging and bi-directional solutions synergic with the grid for EV mass deployment (2ZERO Partnership). HORIZON-CL5-2024-D5-01-01 Integration and testing of next generation post-800V electric powertrains (2ZERO Partnership). HORIZON-CL5-2024-D5-01-02 Advanced battery system integration for next generation vehicles […]

EU invests €6.2 billion in sustainable, safe and efficient transport infrastructure

The Commission has selected 107 transport infrastructure projects to receive over €6 billion in EU grants from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the EU's instrument for strategic investment in transport infrastructure. Over 80% of the funding will support projects that deliver a more efficient, greener, and smarter network of railways, inland waterways and maritime routes […]

EIB and the region of Valencia sign €50 million loan agreement to modernise public rail transport

Metrovalencia and Alicante tram operator Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valenciana (FGV) will improve the coverage and sustainability of public transport in the region. This loan is the first tranche of approved financing totalling €300 million. The EU bank credit line will facilitate improvements to existing infrastructure and the purchase of rolling stock, enhancing service quality, […]