Low Carbon: call in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly (OC05R18P 0899)

Call to run a project supporting the shift towards a low carbon economy in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly.


This call is looking to support the shift towards a low carbon economy and more specifically:

  • Promoting the production and distribution of energy derived from renewable sources
  • Supporting energy efficiency, smart energy management and renewable energy use in public infrastructure, including public buildings, and the housing sector
  • Promoting low carbon strategies for all types of territories, in particular for urban areas, including promotion of sustainable multimodal urban mobility and mitigation-relevant adaption methods
  • Promoting research and innovation in, and adoption of, low-carbon technologies

For more information, download the call specification.


Project’s put forward under this call must cover the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership area.


Up to £20,500,000 of funding is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.


Outline application deadline: 22 March 2019

Completion date

It is anticipated that funding from this call will be awarded for up to 3 years.

How to apply

To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and send the Outline Application form to the email address provided in the call document. The guidance provides information to help you complete the form. The form and guidance can be found here.

Please make sure that you are using the latest version of the form and guidance from our website to submit your application.

You are also advised to read the details in the call documents in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Regional Development Fund Operational Programme can be found from our home page.

You may also find it helpful to see details regarding Technical Assistance projects. Details of these can be found on our website.

What happens next

If your outline application is successful, we’ll contact you and ask you to make a full application.

Contact details

If you have a question, contact SW.ERDFenquiries@communities.gov.uk.

Call reference number: OC05R18P 0899

Published 10 January 2019