Range of the Standard:
Available to other authorities
Character of the query:
Policy not
Type of participation:
Not normative projects


On 7 October, the government introduced the recovery Plan, transformation and resilience, understood as a “ country ” project that guides the modernization of the Spanish economy, the recovery of economic growth and job creation, reconstruction solid, inclusive and resilient after the crisis of the COVID, responding to the challenges of the next decade.

One of the four fundamental pillars identified in the Plan is the ecological transition that, together with the transformation digital, social and territorial cohesion and equality, frame the design of the recovery Plan, transformation and resilience.

The Plan contains ten policies lever, among which are energy transition just and inclusive or urban and rural agenda and combating depopulation, containing a total of 30 components. Within the lever urban and rural agenda and combating depopulation, notably the line of action “ Rehabilitation Plan of housing and urban regeneration ”, which includes an energy transition plan for the Spain emptied, which aims to boost, among others, the Local Energy Communities.

Adicionalmente, a finales del 2020 se publicó la Consulta pública previa dePrevious public consultation Local Energy Communities, which closed on 2 December 2020, and intended to seek the opinion of collectives and stakeholders on the approach to the transposition of European directives with content related to Local Energy Communities to the Spanish legal system, identification of priorities and key challenges, as well as potential measures to overcome them.

The right to access to energy is another fundamental axis of changing our energy model. Both the National Plan Consist of energy and Climate as the strategy of long-term Decarbonization are marked as fundamental objectives the place to citizenship in the center of the energy system, establishing measures contributing to citizen participation in the field of energy, distributed generation and development of local energy communities.

The recovery Plan will be implemented through the different tools that provides public administration which allow the proper mobilization of funds. In the case of the Local Energy Communities, is scheduled guide the action and tools for the development of projects involving the formation or having as promoters energy communities which may include electricity production with renewable energy, consumption or for delivery to network, the production of heat and/or cold with renewable energy, draft distribution network of heat and/or cold, services of energy efficiency and sustainable mobility services or to recharge electric vehicles.

With the objective to be effective and efficient in the deployment of the actions in the recovery Plan, the ministry to the ecological transition and the demographic challenge launches this expression of interest, with the objective of identifying projects, initiatives or lines of action in the field of energy communities. The information collected will define the strategic lines of action in this area, with their corresponding funding mechanisms or other support mechanisms, as well as the technical parameters that govern the valuation or selection of proceedings.

The failure of an expression of interest or response to the consultation does not limit the ability to submit proposals in a possible future convocatòria. Therefore, the participation does not generate any right to access to potential funding that can be convened by the administration to the attainment of the proposed objectives, nor any obligation to the administration.

Remission deadline

Deadline for submitting arguments from the day Friday, January 22, 2021 until the day Friday, February 26, 2021

Submission of allegations

The allegations may be referred to the email address:

The proposals and projects may be referred to the email address indicated by completing obligatorily the attached file, which can be supplemented with a memory or additional documentation to provide relevant information. In any case, the documents will have a limitation of 10 pages.

Will only be considered responses in which the sender is identified. In general answers will be considered nonconfidential and free circulation. The parties that are considered confidential must be specifically identified and delimited in the comments, motivating the reasons for such qualification.