Low Carbon Innovation Fund

The Low Carbon Innovation Fund (LCIF) provides equity finance for small and medium sized enterprises (SME's) in the East of England that are contributing to the low carbon economy.

LCIF invests into companies who will have an impact on carbon reduction, either through the products and services they will sell or through their own operations. In addition to funding, where appropriate LCIFmay also be able to work with companies to develop their plans, reduce their carbon footprint and maximise carbon savings through their technologies, products and services.

Cycle Two of LCIF is now open for investments between £25k and £75k (Smaller Investments Scheme).

Eligibility:

- The company must be wholly or partially based within the region or re-locating to the region.

-The economic impact of the investment must be felt within the region.

- The company must have an impact on carbon reduction

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