Energy Catalyst Grant Fund – Mid-Stage Awards – Technology Development

Key Features

These projects will take innovative ideas forward through the technology development stage by conducting industrial research and development (including, for example, laboratory studies, testing, verification and evaluation in simulated environments).


Award:     up to £1 million

Opens: 4th Apr 2016

Closes: 15th Jun 2016

! This scheme is now closed

The Energy Catalyst will accelerate innovation by providing investment and support at the time, in the way and at the scale innovators need it. It will help stimulate and support innovation at all stages through to commercial readiness and bring the best ideas, processes, products and skills to the UK energy supply chain to make it globally competitive.

Innovate UK is offering businesses and universities a share of up to £9 million to develop innovative solutions to global energy challenges.

Three categories of grant are available: