Smart grid project funding

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Past calls

R&D and innovation project ideas relevant to both past and future call topics can be proposed directly to the Energy Innovation Centre. Alternatively, companies based in the Scottish Enterprise area with relevant R&D and innovation project ideas can make enquiries via our innovation support service.  

The first Smart Grid funding call focused primarily on research and development projects that addressed issues regarding network automation and optimisation. The second one focused on physical and digital network security. The third focused on any concepts that would enable the integration of variable renewable energy into the grid.

Innovation in electricity networks: Network automation and optimisation (PDF, 267kB)

Innovation in electricity networks: physical and digital network security (PDF, 266kB)

Innovation in electricity networks: grid integration of variable renewables (PDF, 404kB)