Events details

Introduction to EUCF Call and Q&A

Join this session – or watch the guidance videos being made available on the website of the European City Facility – to catch up the European City Facility and the grants offered of 60.000 EUR for cities to develop investment concepts for clean energy and energy efficiency.

The 5th call on clean energy investments opened on 28th April. The deadline for applying is 17.00 CEST on 30th June 2023.


A total of 70 municipalities or local authorities, their groupings and local public entities aggregating municipalities / local authorities from across Europe will benefit from a new call launched by the European City Facility. The call offers €60,000 in lump-sum payments and hands-on support for local actors to develop investment concepts on clean energy and energy efficiency.

The EU-wide info session will be an opportunity for potential applicants to get to know the details of the 5th call of EUCF, as well to ask questions regarding the application process directly to the EUCF team. A small presentation on the details of the 5th call will be followed by a question time. Participants are welcome to pose their questions in the Q&A section of the webinar.


10.00 am

Welcome and introduction – Esben Pejstrup, ICLEI Europe

10.05 am

Brief introduction to the European City Facility – Francisco Goncalves, Energy Cities (5 min)

Specifics of current call – Anke Mollers, Energy Cities (5 min)

Criteria and evaluation - – Carolina Borges, Adelphi (5 min)

10.20 am

Question time with answers

11 am


The EUCF team will remain on the call later than 11.00 CEST until all questions are answered.


The EUCF national support is also hosting sessions in the EU27 languages, and Ukraine and Iceland. Learn more here.