Innovator Support Overview

Deployment ready guide

Helping You Find the Right Support

Download this document for an overview of key resources and support available to innovators navigating the journey from good idea to business-as-usual (BAU) deployment.

Whilst information included in the document focuses on the energy sector and specific support available from the Energy Innovation Centre (EIC), Ofgem, Innovate UK, Innovate UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), Energy Systems Catapult (ESC) and the Energy Networks Association (ENA), additional support may also be available from other organisations.

The EIC can help guide you through the specific requirements and treatment of your IP as part of accessing the funding available - ensuring that your IP is protected but also releasing investment into your business.

Developed by the EIC with support from:

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Intellectual Property Insights

IP Insights 

Breaking down the complexities of IP & legal terminology 


Ultimate Guide to Innovation 

Navigating the energy innovation sector & working with UK energy networks 

uk energy funding opportunities


Funding schemes across the TRL range on our Innovator Funding Support Page


If you'd like to find out more about how the EIC works, register a proposal or respond to a call for innovation, click below.