Subsidy Socially-Responsible Innovative Energy


Status of this Opportunity for Subsidy

The amendments to the existing regulations have been published in the Government Gazette (Staatscourant). These changes define the schemes for 2017.



The Subsidy Scheme Socially-Responsible Innovative Energy (Maatschappelijk Verantwoord Innoveren Energie (MVI Energie)) supports promising innovations that account for the ethnical and social aspects of the innovation at an early stage.

MVI Energie (Dutch) addresses the acceptance of innovations and related changes to our social system. The scheme is targeted at research into:

  • Energy Technology in practice and dealing with resistance
  • Cooperating related to energy innovation within the wind energy supply chain 
  • User-driven prototyping of energy innovations