News Posted on 29/09/2021

The first round of 2Zero calls is closed!

14th September 2021 was the deadline to submit project proposals under the first call of the Towards zero emission road transport partnership, 2Zero!

39 project proposals have been submitted in the 4 different topics open for funding in 2021:

Topic Description Type of Action Topic Budget (M€) Requested funding (M€) Proposals submitted
HORIZON-CL5-2021-D5-01-01 Nextgen vehicles: Innovative zero emission BEV architectures for regional medium freight haulage (2ZERO) IA 45 39.54 3
HORIZON-CL5-2021-D5-01-02 Nextgen EV components: Integration of advanced power electronics and associated controls (2ZERO) RIA 20 102.60 19
HORIZON-CL5-2021-D5-01-03 System approach to achieve optimised Smart EV Charging and V2G flexibility in mass-deployment conditions (2ZERO) RIA 25 145.60 16
HORIZON-CL5-2021-D5-01-04 LCA and design for sustainable circularity – holistic approach for zero-emission mobility solutions and the related battery value chain (2ZERO & Batteries Partnership) CSA 4 3.90 1


The evaluations started on 27th September 2021, and the virtual consensus phase will be held between mid-October and mid-November 2021. Stay tuned for more information!

Are you interested in further funding opportunities? 2Zero topics open for funding in 2022 are available on our webpage and All funding information and details on how to apply are on the Funding and Tenders portal.