Energy Catalyst Round 5

Funding to support technology innovations that address challenges in the energy sector, specifically low carbon, security of supply and affordability (the 'energy trilemma').

Up to £13 million is available for the fifth round of the Catalyst, to be split between early, mid and late stage awards.

The three competition streams have different project size and duration requirements as follows:

  • Early stage: projects are expected to last up to one year with total costs ranging from £50,000 to £300,000.
  • Mid stage: projects are expected to last up to three years, with total costs ranging from £50,000 to £1.5 million.
  • Late stage: projects are expected to last up to three years, with total costs ranging from £50,000 to £10 million.
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