Clean Growth UK is delivered across the South West by the University of Portsmouth’s Greentech South.

Greentech South has secured over £35 million of new investment into the low carbon economy, helped over 100 SMEs to develop innovative new low carbon products and solutions and created over 250 new jobs since its inception in 2015.

Your menu of support

Support available through the South West hub:

Innovation Accelerator

Accelerate product development with technical expertise and facilities at one of our university hubs.

  • Product development
  • Testing and verification
  • Innovation funding and grants
  • Student projects

Regional opportunities

Our team has extensive local knowledge and can link you to business support and funding schemes across the region.

Interested? Join us, and arrange a Discovery Meeting with one of our advisers to kick-off your support.

Meet the team

David Hutchinson
Director, Greentech South

David has worked in the Higher Education Sector for over 20 years. His most recent roles have been management positions, with significant responsibility for working with industry on collaborative research and development. He is passionate about clean growth and has experienced the good that can arise from Business and Universities working together.

Keiron Roberts
Research Fellow in Low Carbon Technologies

Keiron is an experienced researcher in a range of low carbon technologies, policies and practices. These are mainly within the area of sustainable infrastructure; focusing primarily on solid waste management, wastewater treatment processes and the adoption of zero-waste and circular economy practices.

Matt Pullinger
Business and Administration Support Officer

After a 20 year career in the catering industry, Matt is now a Financial Management for Business student at the University of Portsmouth. Currently on his placement year at Greentech South, Matt has previous knowledge in the clean growth sector stems from several business and research projects during the first two years of university, specifically in solar power and hydroponics systems.

Get in touch with Greentech South

Greentech South – University of Portsmouth, 0.08a Lion Gate Building, Lion Terrace, Portsmouth PO1 3HF

02392 842370 |

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