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Call Details

Work Programme : LEIT - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies
Call Identifier : NMBP-03-2016: Innovative and sustainable materials solutions for
Call Type : Targeted call
Call Description : Innovative and sustainable materials solutions for the substitution of critical raw materials in the electric power system
Proposals should deliver innovative, sustainable and cost effective materials solutions for the substitution of (i) heavy rare earth elements used in permanent magnets; and/or (ii) CRM used in energy storage applications; and/or (iii) CRM used in catalysts for applications to generate electricity; and/or (iv) CRM in materials used in photovoltaic cells. Substitution of CRM in electronics or lighting applications is excluded.
In line with the objectives of the Union's strategy for international cooperation in research and innovation (COM(2012)497), international cooperation according to the current rules of participation is encouraged, in particular with Japan.
Publication Date : 14 October 2015
Deadline : 8 December 2015
URL : http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/2411-nmbp-03-2016.html
Targeted countries : Japan