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Improving Solar Power Technologies: Apply For Business Funding


Innovate UK has up to £455,000 to invest in innovative manufacturing techniques, products and services in the field of solar energy.

The funding is part of a Europe-wide competition that aims to strengthen the European manufacturing base and increase European market share in this field.

Support is available for UK companies in the following areas:

"¢innovative and low-cost photovoltaic manufacturing issues

"¢advanced photovoltaic products and applications

"¢photovoltaic system integration

"¢aspects of concentrating solar power cost reduction and system integration

Find out more about how Innovate UK supports the UK manufacturing and materials sector

Competition information

"¢the competition is open

"¢applicants must submit a pre-proposal by 4pm on 20 February 2017

"¢the deadline for full proposals is 4pm on 14 June 2017

"¢businesses could attract up to 70% of their eligible costs

"¢projects must involve at least 2 partners from 2 different countries

"¢an online brokering event will be held on 12 December 2016

Find out more about this competition and apply.

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