Almost £5 billion of funding is available to help UK businesses become greener as part of the government’s commitment to reach net zero emissions by 2050.
Funding opportunities will be awarded to businesses investing in green technologies to increase energy efficiency or reduce carbon emissions.
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Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF) Phase 2: Summer 2022 competition
Opens: 30 May 2022 to 9 September 2022
Available: England, Northern Ireland and Wales only
£70 million grant fund for feasibility and engineering studies, and the deployment of industrial energy efficiency and deep decarbonisation projects.
Industrial Hydrogen Accelerator Programme
The Industrial Hydrogen Accelerator Programme provides funding for innovation projects that demonstrate end-to-end industrial fuel switching to hydrogen.
Stream 1 closes 21 July 2022
Stream 2A closes to applications: 23 June 2022
Net Zero Hydrogen Fund Strands 1 and 2
The NZHF aims to support the commercial deployment of new low carbon hydrogen production projects during the 2020s.
Strand 1 provides development expenditure (DEVEX) support for front end engineering design (FEED) and post-FEED studies for new low carbon hydrogen production facilities
- Strand 1 closed: 23 June 2022 11 am
- available: UK
- Apply to Strand 1
Strand 1 closed on 23 June 2022. Due to an error on the Innovation Funding Service (IFS) that affected certain user accounts, Innovate UK made the decision to extend the competition deadline by 24 hours to 11am 23 June 2022.
Strand 2 provides capital expenditure (CAPEX) support for new low carbon hydrogen production facilities to begin deployment in the early 2020s.
- Strand 2 closes: 13 July 2022, 11 am
- available: UK
- Apply to Strand 2
We have extended the strand 2 application window for an additional week.
Green Home Finance Accelerator
Competition to support the development of innovative green finance products and services, enabling homeowners to decarbonise their homes and improve thermal comfort.
Opening Spring 2022
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- Heat Pump Ready Programme
- Low Carbon Hydrogen Supply 2
- Heat Network Investment Project (HNIP) funding
- Floating Offshore Wind Demonstration Programme (Closed)
- Alternative Energy Markets (AEM) - Energy Price Signals Study (Closed)
- Biomass Feedstocks Innovation Programme (Closed)
- Direct Air Capture and other Greenhouse Gas Removal technologies competition (Closed)
- Green Distilleries Competition Phase 2 (Closed)