Innovator Support


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 on the way to Net Zero.

The Catapult is an independent, not-for-profit centre of excellence that bridges the gap between industry, government, academia and research. They take a whole-systems view of the energy sector, helping them identify and address innovation priorities and market barriers, in order to decarbonise the energy system at the lowest cost.

Energy Launchpad & International Support


ELP&Is information hub providing access to support, opportunities, networking and the energy community building.


Tailored and scale-up support for selected SMEs utilising our assets and capabilities, and delivery partner offerings.


Identifying opportunities with our innovators, including private investment, public funding, pilots and international partners


Connecting UK innovators to overseas markets, opportunities and expertise, while helping them to engage globally.

The ESC Innovator Journey

Explore the ESC Website for information on whole system innovations, how to scale up commercially and more. 

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Universal Support through engagement

SME Newsletter

Sign up to the monthly newsletter to hear all about the latest opportunities, events and insights.


You can find the ESC at key Energy events all over the UK.

Innovation Challenge Calls

Programmes that offer incubation and acceleration support through masterclasses, workshops and 1-1 meetings to help solve a specific energy challenge.

SME Surgeries

Book a 1-1 meeting with the ESC to discuss opportunities and ways to help your innovations.  

Let us know if you have any questions for our team of experts at the EIC.