Supporting innovators is at the heart of everything we do at the EIC.
That’s why we want to make it easier to get your ideas or products in front of our industry partners.
This page provides you with access to FREE information to take your ideas to the next level.
Propose your solution to industry opportunities: our Calls for Innovation & Challenges. These are requests for innovation identified by our industry partners.
Submit your innovative idea or product that could benefit our industry partners, whether it requires development or is market ready, and we will review it*.
Our innovation community is FREE to join and you will be the first to hear about all upcoming opportunities, plus industry news.
*Whilst we can’t guarantee that all proposals will be taken forward to our industry partners, submitting proposals starts the innovation journey.
We have developed a range of tools to help you to access everything from funding for your ideas to testing and demonstration facilities and the latest industry events.
Find relevant funding for your innovative idea via our interactive tool.
Search for UK testing and demonstration facilities with a range of capabilities.
Access upcoming industry key dates and events, all in one place.
Access our innovator guides, including guides to the energy industry, IP, Funding and more.
Guide to IP & NIA projects
Testing & demo facilities
Guide to the energy industry
Innovator guide to funding
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Helpful links to our Partners' and Ofgem's open data portals. Where portals are being developed, a link to the digitisation strategy is provided.