Renewable Fuels and Bioenergy for a Low-Carbon Euroope - Accelerating the implementation of the SET-Plan Action 8

Project: EU project

Project Details


SET4BIO Renewable Fuels And Bioenergy For A Low-Carbon Europe - accelerating the implementation of the SET Plan is a project funded by the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union to support the full execution of the Implementation Plan of SET Plan Action 8 - Bioenergy and Renewable Fuels for Sustainable Transport.

SET4BIO aims to:
1. Support the realisation of the 13 Research & Innovation actions identified by the SET Plan Implementation Plan Action 8 - IP8

2. Facilitate the mobilisation of national and European funds from both the public and private sectors for delivering the research and innovation activities of the SET Plan Action 8

3. Build an enabling framework at policy and investment level for the further development and deployment of bioenergy and renewable fuel technologies in Europe 

4. Pilot processes and mechanism through dedicated Innovation contests

5. Maximize the impacts deriving from a cost-competitive world class European market for bioenergy and renewable fuels
Effective start/end date1/03/2028/02/23

Collaborative partners

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • RISE Research Institutes of Sweden (Project partner) (lead)
  • SINTEF AS (Project partner)
  • Center for Research Resources and Energy Consumption (Circe) (Project partner)
  • Agency for Renewable Resources (FNR) (Project partner)
  • ETA-Florence Renewable Energies (Project partner)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Funding category

  • EU-H2020


  • bioenergy
  • renewable fuels
  • H2020-EU.3.3.