This subsidy scheme focuses on research and development of new components, products, tools and services that enable large quantitees of offshore windenergy to be integrated against low economic costs. In order to apply for a grant, the implementation must be achieved between 2020 and 2040. Also, transportation and storage of energy, as well as alligning supply and demand. It is required to apply as a collaboration, consisting of at least one company.
A foreign partner can participate in the project and receive a part of te grant. However, the activities have to benefit the Dutch economy or other Dutch interests. Also, for foreign companies it is obliged to have a subsidiary or permanent establishment in the Netherlands.