Year:2013 (Jan 1st)
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2013 (Jan 1st)
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology development
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources
Policy Sector:Electricity
Agency:Electricity, Buildings, Industry, Biomass, Geothermal, Hydro, Mobility, Storage, Cross-cutting
Funding:CHF 202 million for period 2013-2016

The action plan comprises a set of measures that aim to develop scientific competences at institutions of tertiary education by setting up 8 Swiss Competence Centers for Energy Research (SCCERs), increased R&D project funding and talent development. Focus areas are:  

  • Energy efficiency in buildings and districts and industrial processes;
  • Grids and their components / energy systems;
  • Storage; geothermal energy and hydro;
  • Economics, law and behavioral sciences;
  • Mobility; and
  • Bioenergy.   


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