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Scotland's energy transition opportunity

Scotland's energy transition opportunity

Energy transition will dominate Scotland’s supply chain in the next decade. We’re starting now. Using our skills, creativity, and knowledge, we can help you expand into the four areas crucial to Scottish economic growth — offshore wind, green heat, low emissions heavy duty vehicles and hydrogen. Get to grips with green energy and learn how to maximise its potential for your business.

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Hydrogen expert support

We offer hydrogen expert support to companies that want to grow by moving into the emerging hydrogen sector. Our industry specialists can help your business, no matter its size or type.

Clean Energy Transition Partnership programme (CETP)

CETPartnership is a £5 million research, technological development and innovation funding programme designed to boost the transition to clean energy across 30 countries.

Low Carbon Manufacturing Challenge Fund (LCMCF)

The LCMCF is a Scottish Enterprise challenge for companies who want to achieve business growth through developing low carbon products, processes or services.

Scottish energy transition sector: four focus areas

Recent reports on hydrogen in Scotland

Industrial Hydrogen Potential in Scotland

Discover how heavy industry could use hydrogen to decarbonise its energy-intensive processes, and which sectors are best suited to take advantage.

This recent study from Scottish Enterprise and Element Energy explains the most likely industrial offtakers, their location in Scotland, and the level of demand.

Learn more on the Evaluations Online website.

Hydrogen Demand Study - Scottish Transport

The transport industry is one of the earliest adopters of hydrogen in Scotland, but how likely is each of its sectors to adopt hydrogen as a low carbon fuel?

Read the findings from Scottish Enterprise and Ricardo’s recent study, which estimates and maps the potential demand for hydrogen in Scotland up until 2045.

Learn more on the Evaluations Online website.

Hydrogen for Scottish Distilleries

Scotch whisky distilleries have ambitions to become more sustainable – and hydrogen is one way they can do this.

This recent study from Scottish Enterprise and Ricardo helps to demystify the types of hydrogen projects distilleries may consider, their requirements and costs.

Learn more on the Evaluations Online website.

Scottish hydrogen production – sites and opportunities

There's potential to produce green hydrogen all across Scotland. 

Findings in this study by Ironside Farrah, in partnership with Scottish Enterprise, South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), highlight a range of sites where land, power, and water requirements make the production of green hydrogen a possibility.

Learn more on the Evaluations Online website.

Discover energy transition funding 

Check out our Funding and Grants page for information on open and upcoming calls. 

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