You can read how we may use it in our Privacy Policy. Start-ups set to take-off with new Energy Launchpad. An innovative low carbon retrofit solution for the social housing sector, that uses a modular approach to keep costs low, is to be trialled in Energy Systems Catapult’s Living Lab.Social enterprise Matilda’s Planet has developed a retrofit solution that comprises state-of-the-art insulation combined with renewable heating and generation technologies. The new appointments will join current Board members in supporting the activities of the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult. Philip New has been the CEO of the firm since 2015.On its website, the company says this about itself: The Energy Systems Catapult supports innovators in unleashing opportunities from the transition to a clean, intelligent energy system. A new independent report produced for the Climate Change Committee suggests the right Government policy can minimise the impact of Net Zero on the competitiveness of UK industry and reduce the offshoring of carbon emissions. Posted on February 25 2014. Our Mission About the Energy Systems Catapult The Energy Systems Catapult’s Vision is to enable the UK to be a global leader in the development of new products and services for energy systems (covering electricity, heat and combustible gases) by exploiting the commercial opportunities created by the transformation of the UK's energy systems. Other countries, however, have advisory bodies for which there is no direct UK equivalent. Energy Systems Catapult Ltd. is a British private company located in Birmingham that provides environmental consulting services. It is the UK’s leading innovation centre for offshore renewable energy. They were established and overseen by Innovate UK as a new addition to its range of programmes to stimulate innovation. Eighteen of the UK’s most innovative SMEs have been selected for a business accelerator programme aimed at helping the West Midlands become a leader in developing Net Zero energy systems for buildings, commercial estates and industry.This ‘Innovator Challenge’ will be run by Energy Systems Catapult’s new Energy Launchpad in collaboration with EIT Climate-KIC and supported by Energy Capital – part of the West Midlands Combined Authority. The Energy Systems Catapult was established in 2015 with the mission to unleash innovation and open new markets that drive the transformation of the energy system. The UK has ambitious targets to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to Net Zero by 2050. We take a whole-systems view of the energy sector, helping us to identify and address innovation priorities and market barriers, in order to decarbonise the energy system at the lowest cost. They are places where the best of the UK’s innovative businesses and researchers work together to bring new products and services more quickly to commercialisation. The appointment follows the arrival of another new board member, Alison Vincent, new Board Affiliate Lucy Yu, as well as the arrival of the new chairman at Connected Places, Professor Greg Clark. Energy Launchpad: Innovation Support for SMEs, Energy Revolution Integration Service (ERIS), Modern Energy Partners: Integrated Efficiency Solutions, Major Programmes: Clean Energy Innovation, Systems Integration: Future Energy Systems, Infrastructure and Engineering for Energy Innovation, Energy Modelling and Analysis: A Whole System Approach. Energy Systems Catapult has been appointed to lead a Local Energy Systems Scottish Industry Network and bring together manufacturers, project developers, technology companies and investors to cultivate the low carbon ecosystem in Scotland.The £334,000 initiative will be delivered in partnership with the Energy Technology Partnership and is supported by the Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise, and … Return to listing. To unleash innovation and open new markets to capture the clean growth opportunity. Former MP Laura Sandys and Ofcom director Cristina Data will join the Energy Systems Catapult board as non-executive directors, while Hannah Bronwin is set to become commercial director. You can read how we may use it in our Privacy Policy, Ambitious policies can prevent carbon leakage as UK industry tackles Net Zero.