Project co-founded by The European Regional Development Fund


Creating a transnational enabling environment to foster microgrid solutions supporting in particular the creation of local energy communities. Increasing renewables uptake through MICROGRIDS in the Alps.


– Develop a common understanding of a microgrids and their benefits

– Create an enabling policy environment for microgrids

– Replicate the microgrid model in the Alps


– Building on and running of microgrid pilot sites in Austria, France, Germany, Italy and Slovenia

– Transnational exchanges of knowledge and experiences involving local energy stakeholders and policy makers


– Alpine microgrid model for energy communities and project developers

– Policy package for national, regional and local policy makers to improve their energy and climate plans

– Replication programme involving organizations outside the consortium areas