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ERDF

abbreviation for EUROPEAN REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND.
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The eligible project activities will be co-financed by the ERDF at the rate of 85 per cent.
ERDF has also hooked up two 100 KWh batteries to soak up solar power of several dozen residences, two 600 KWh batteries linked to low voltage and to high voltage grid, for a total cost of under 2 million euros.
The agreement forms the first part of ERDF's plans to install 'Linky' meters in France between 2015 and 2021.
During their fact-finding visit, the DCLG party met key members of university staff, including Prof Liz Towns-Andrews, director of research and enterprise and the originator of the 3M BIC, which was awarded PS6.4m of ERDF funding and PS1.3m from Kirklees.
The ERDF receives contaminated soil, demolition debris and solid waste from cleanup operations at the 586-square-mile Hanford Site in southeast Washington state.
"EU funding will see big changes in two years' time, with a much more joined up approach to European grants and projects from ERDF and other European grants bodies.
The percentages of funds to be invested in these four priorities were also adapted, above all with more flexibility for regions in the new category of transition regions: at least 60% of the ERDF allocation, whereas the Commission proposes a minimum of 80%.
Malcolm Page, deputy CEO at One North East, outlined the key achievements of the ERDF 2007-2013 programme at ERDF: Investing in your Future, held at the National Glass Centre in Sunderland.
ERDF and ESF Operational Programmes for Regional Competitiveness
For both the ERDF and the ESF, it calls for reductions in minimum percentages of aid to be invested in pre-defined priorities, and is opposed to the Commission's proposal to oblige states to reserve 25% to 52% of their allocation - depending on the development level of the region concerned - to the ESF.
First, he suggests the addition of a fourth priority - information and communication technologies - to the three on which the Commission would like to see a maximum of ERDF support focused (R&D and innovation; competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises; and transition to a low-carbon economy).
The Go Wansbeck Enterprise project is part financed by the European Union's ERDF Competitiveness Programme 2007-13, securing ERDF investment through regional development agency One North East.