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Finalised projects: 90
EUR committed: 215.0 mln
Main project outputs > 280
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Five transport projects approved in the second call

The Monitoring Committee of the Programme approved five transport projects of the second call at its meeting in Vilnius on 8-9 June 2009. Around 16,4 million Euro of ERDF funds or 46% of available ERDF co-financing, 0,72 MEUR of Norwegian funds or 63% of available co-financing and 0.144 MEUR of ENPI funds or 5% of available co-financing were allocated. There are still approx. 25 Million Euro of the Programme funds available to support transport (Priority 2) projects in the coming calls. The approved transport projects involve 97 project partners.

Project TransBaltic was selected as a strategic project of the Programme.

The decision on the second call projects submitted in Priorities 1, 3 and 4 will be taken in Oslo on 15-16 September.

Approved projects: Project acronym,  title, Lead Partner country, approx. total budget

  • Baltic Biogas Bus, Increase the use of biogas buses in public transport to reduce the emissions in urban areas in the Baltic Sea Region, SE, 4.1 MEUR
  • SCANDRIA, Scandinavian-Adriatic Corridor for Growth and Innovation, DE, 3.7 MEUR
  • TransBaltic, Towards an integrated transport system in the Baltic Sea Region, SE, 5.5 MEUR
  • EWTC II, East West Transport Corridor II - a green corridor concept within the Northern Transport Axis approach, SE, 6.0 MEUR
  • C.A.S.H., Connecting Authorities for Safer Heavy Goods Traffic in the Baltic Sea Region, FI, 3.4 MEUR


Snapshots from the MC meeting, Vilnius

published 10.06.2009