- Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS)
- Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC)
- Energy Technologies Institute (ETI)
- Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
- Scottish Enterprise
- Scottish Government
- Innovate UK
- The Crown Estate
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
- Department for Transport
- Ministry of Defence (MoD)
- Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment
- Office of the Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem)
- Welsh Government
- UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)
Scottish Enterprise is Scotland’s main economic development agency. We work to:
economic growth - delivering dedicated support locally, nationally and
- Exploit low
carbon opportunities - we are working with partners to create a competitive low
carbon business environment in Scotland.
- Improve Scotland’s business
infrastructure - ensuring Scotland
has a great business environment for companies to grow and
attract new investment to Scotland.
businesses - offering tailored support to businesses of all sizes. Support
includes products, services, funding and investment opportunities.
Our Low Carbon Implementation Plan shows what we are doing to deliver Scotland’s low carbon business opportunities. This includes supporting Scottish companies to innovate and diversify into new markets, technologies and supply chains, as well as help companies to embed low carbon into their business planning. Through sustained investment, Scottish Enterprise is helping to create a globally competitive low carbon business environment for Scotland.
Scottish Enterprise supports low carbon innovation in a number of ways. We provide advice and guidance to all businesses in Scotland on innovation projects and activities, in addition to grants for investment in R&D and innovation. We also run targeted calls to support the research and development, and commercialisation of innovation ideas. Scottish Enterprise also supports low carbon innovation through the development of infrastructure such as the Scottish Energy Lab.