resources Innovation support

Business support projects, accelerators, venture builders, innovation agencies and intermediaries supporting the development and scale-up of cleantech ventures

  • All

    Start-ups in London Libraries (SiLL)

    ERDF co-funded programme to help transform the way ideas grow into successful businesses. Partners ten London boroughs to engage a community of new and existing business owners, through a free business support programme.

    London
  • All

    Sustainable Accelerator Investment Fund

    Empowers the next generation of businesses redefining the way we consume energy, manage waste, clean air, and apply smart resource technology. Invests £50k to £250k into high potential sustainability businesses and the Sustainable Accelerator provides a programme of expert mentorship, brokerage and growth services to the cohort.

    UK
  • All

    Sustainable Innovation (LSBU)

    Connects London SMEs with academics and expert consultants to bring new clean tech products and services to market. With the combined £4m resources of two ERDF projects (Access to Innovation and Low Carbon London) beneficiaries are able to access bespoke research and development to remove the barriers to growth.

    London
  • All

    Tech For Our Planet

    New challenge programme for startups with key digital and data technology solutions that can tackle important climate challenges. The best startups will have the chance to showcase their solutions on the international stage at COP26.

    International
  • All

    DG Cities

    Born out of the borough of Greenwich, DG Cities helps clients harness the power of technology and data to transform our towns and cities.

    UK
  • All

    Mayor’s Entrepreneurship Competition

    Supporting students and graduates from London Universities develop business ideas benefitting London - within environment, tech and creative industries sectors.

    London
  • All

    E3G

    Independent climate change think tank accelerating the transition to a climate safe world. E3G organises the annual London Climate Action Week.

    International
  • All

    Mayor’s International Business Programme

    Individually tailored support to help businesses reach their international growth ambitions, this free 12-month programme provides world-class advice for international business success, including bespoke, on-the-ground support in target global markets.

    London
  • All

    Earthshot Prize

    Global environment prize, designed to incentivise change and help repair our planet over the next ten years. Centred around five ‘Earthshots’ – simple but ambitious goals for our planet underpinned by scientifically agreed targets including the UN SDGs and other internationally recognised measures.

    International
  • All

    Measurement for Recovery (M4R)

    Provides access to world-class specialist measurement science and engineering support, advice and facilities for UK companies. Organisations are supported to address a range of issues including design, manufacturing, production and processing, regulatory compliance and product development. Delivered by NPL and National Measurement Laboratory partners.