CLOSED Low carbon: call in the Heart of the South West (OC16R15P 0271)

Call to run a project supporting the shift towards a low carbon economy in the Heart of the South West.

This call is now closed. Please do not submit an application for this call. The information provided on this page is for reference purposes only.


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

  • Promote the production and distribution of energy derived from renewable resources
  • Support energy efficiency, smart energy management and renewable energy use in public infrastructure, including in public buildings, and in the housing sector.
  • Promote low-carbon strategies for all types of territories, in particular for urban areas, including the promotion of sustainable multimodal urban mobility and mitigation-relevant adaptation measures
  • Promote research and innovation in, and adoption of, low-carbon technologies

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership area.


Up to £4,000,000 of funding is available through this call in transition areas and up to £500,000 in more developed areas. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.


Outline application deadline: 29 January 2016.

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.

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.

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

Call reference number: OC16R15P 0271

Published 10 December 2015
Last updated 1 February 2016 + show all updates
  1. This call has closed
  2. First published.