Energy Systems Catapult was set up to accelerate the transformation of the UK’s energy system and ensure UK businesses and consumers capture the opportunities of clean growth. The Catapult is an independent, not-for-profit centre of excellence that bridges the gap between industry, government, academia and research. We take a whole-systems view of the energy sector, helping us to identify and address innovation priorities and market barriers, in order to decarbonise the energy system at the lowest cost.
To unleash innovation and open new markets to capture the clean growth opportunity.
- Creating demand pull for energy systems innovation by working to remove existing barriers and open new markets for the sector;
- Supporting UK innovators to test and commercialise new processes, products, services and business models for the sector;
- Connecting UK innovators to international expertise and markets to accelerate routes to export;
- Providing greater understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with transitioning to a low carbon energy system.