Energy Projects of Common Interest - climate criteria

Last updated: 18 November 2022

The European Commission has adopted the fifth list of energy PCIs, which contributes to the renewables transition of the EU.


67 projects involve electricity transmission and storage projects, to improve efficiency and cross-border data exchange.


5 smart grid projects will guarantee a better efficiency in the network, contributing to create a safer grid management and a more solid cross-border data coordination.


The only gas projects selected for the 5th PCIs are necessary for the energy security of supply of Member States.


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