Clean Growth UK is a pioneering, university-led innovation network of forward-thinking green businesses.


Our mission? To connect climate-conscious businesses with the resources they need to innovate and grow.


We’ve got members of all shapes and sizes, who we help to thrive with a toolkit of funded and part-funded innovation and growth support.


Find out more about free membership here.


£18 million
raised for members' R&D projects

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156 innovative planet-friendly products
and services developed

Three regional hubs, open for business:

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Like a Swiss Army knife for green businesses, we've got everything you need to innovate and grow:

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Innovation expertise

Access to university R&D expertise and facilities at our three university delivery hubs in Brighton, Liverpool and Portsmouth.

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Commercialising green products and services

Free and part-funded programmes to drive clean and green commercialisation.

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Fund your mission

Investment readiness, funding advice and grant support.

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Network membership

Free access to a business growth toolkit, monthly newsletter, events, member opportunities and more.

Latest news

Carbon Account Manager job opportunity

An exciting opportunity to lead a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project with the University and Lewes based business, Falcon Coffees.  

Innovation Exchange Competition Funding

The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) has announced grant funding to develop technologies or solutions which address energy and heating related challenges across the UK. Deadline: 30 September 2021.

Driving the electric revolution: building talent for the future

Innovate UK has announced grant funding to support innovative solutions that address gaps in skills, talent and training for the power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD) industry. Deadline: 16 September 2021.

Women in Innovation briefing event in August

Innovate UK’s Women in Innovation programme was launched 1 June

Clean Growth UK is delivered through its three regional university hubs

Businesses can access support and expertise across any hub: a truly connected green business network.

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Visit the hub pages to see what’s happening regionally and find out what support you can get for your business.

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