European Union


Maroš Šefčovič

Vice President for European Green Deal

Iliana Ivanova

Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth

Kadri Simson

Commissioner for Energy
“Globally, our focus is to maintain energy dialogues with our international partners. Mission Innovation has contributed to these discussions by keeping investment in clean energy high on the political agenda. Our clean energy targets can only be achieved through investments in new, affordable clean energy solutions. Mission Innovation is instrumental in this respect. We welcome its continued efforts to engage international players and develop breakthrough solutions.”

Senior Representatives

Ms. Rosalinde Van Der Vlies
MI Steering Committee Vice-Chair
Director, Clean Planet, DG Research & Innovation

Ms. Ingrida Murauskaite-Bull
MI Steering Committee member
Project Officer, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

Role in Mission Innovation

News and events

MI Champions

MI Champions is a program for recognizing and supporting the next wave of energy technology leaders.
Meet the European Commission’s Champions!

Álvaro Beltrán (2019)

María Luisa Hernández Latorre (2020)


Participation in MI’s first phase


Clean Energy Innovation investment (MI 1.0)

Country-determined baseline year(s): 2013-2015
Baseline funding amount: EUR ‎€989 million (USD $1.1 billion)
Doubling target year: 2020
Doubling target amount: EUR €1.974 billion (USD $2.2 billion)

Find out more about how the European Commission’s baseline and doubling are calculated

*Figures in the spending chart are based on USD exchange rates in 2021