Horizon 2020

Currently GEA is searching for project partners for the new framework programme for research and innovation – Horizon 2020.

Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe’s global competitiveness. Running from 2014 to 2020 with a budget of just over €70 billion, the EU’s new programme for research and innovation is part of the drive to create new growth and jobs in Europe. Horizon 2020 joins past programmes Intelligent Energy Europe, Central Europe and 7th Framework (FP7) Programme and brings them all together. If you are interested in cooperation with GEA on EU projects within the Horizon 2020 programme, please contact our Head of R&D relations Dr. Gagik Ayvazyan via e-mail agag@arminco.com.

Presently some collective members of GEA are engaged in ener2i Innovation Voucher competitions in frame of Horizon 2020 programme. The aim of the Innovation Voucher competitions is to initiate innovation projects in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy sources by providing direct financial support at an early stage of project development. Current innovation projects are focused on PV, Solar and Biomass Energy:

- Black Silicon Solar Cells - Solar Powered Biomass Gasifier - PV Module Based on Vertical Solar Cell - Solar Powered Water Generator from Air