DEI - Demonstration Energy Innovation

With the Demonstration of Energy Innovation (DEI) scheme you can receive financing for demonstrations of products, processes and / or services.


The eligible projects are projects that save energy, generate renewable energy and / or stimulate their use. A minimum of 70% of the eligible costs must be attributable to demonstration and the duration of the project is a maximum of 4 years.

Who can submit?

  • an organization which aims to invest in energy saving or sustainable energy;
  • the organization works independently or in a partnership with at least one entrepreneur.

Subsidy amount

The requested subsidy must be at least € 150,000 (maximum € 4,000,000).


The deadline for the first and second tender will be announced soon.


The subsidy Demonstration Energy Innovation is part of the total schemes of the Top Sector Energy. The Top Sector Energy has a budget of more than € 100 million annually. Your project may be eligible for another subsidy from the Energy top sector, ask about the possibilities.

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