Incubation Support for Innovators

Innovation is crucial to transforming the UK energy system to meet carbon reduction targets and achieve our clean growth ambitions. Yet many UK innovators face systemic barriers preventing products, services and business models getting to market at scale.

Energy Systems Catapult is home to the Energy Launchpad delivered across three tiers: Universal, Incubation and Acceleration and a network of delivery partners, such as pre-existing incubators, to help innovators to establish, develop and grow their businesses.

Our Approach

The Energy Launchpad which provides carefully selected innovators with tailored business incubation and acceleration support to help address barriers to growth, de-risk innovation, scale-up the business and secure investment.



Incubator

Tailored support for selected SMEs utilising the Catapult assets and capabilities, and delivery partner offerings, such as business model development, energy system integration assessment, consumer insights guidance, digital fitness, market testing and validation, investor readiness, specialist advice, as well as identification for Acceleration support.