Policy paper

Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP): introduction to the scheme

A high level summary of the main features of the HNIP scheme, and further information about the application and assessment process for funding.


Delivering financial support for heat networks: England & Wales

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This document introduces the main scheme:

  • delivery partner
  • eligibility
  • applicant support
  • application process
  • application scoring
  • funding products
  • key milestones

It is aimed at:

  • project sponsors or owner/operators thinking about applying for HNIP funding support
  • investors and supply chain companies seeking to understand the types of network supported by HNIP

BEIS has appointed Triple Point Heat Networks Investment Management to the role of Delivery Partner for HNIP. The Delivery Partner is responsible for administering the scheme and working with the investment community to leverage in private and other investment. The consortium comprises:

  • Amberside Advisors
  • Ecuity Consulting LLP
  • Gemserv
  • Lux Nova Partners Ltd
  • Triple Point Investment Management LLP

For all enquiries about the scheme and to join the mailing list please contact enquiries@tp-heatnetworks.org.

Published 11 April 2018
Last updated 16 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Heat Networks Investment Project scheme launch: summary and financial support details published

  2. First published.