The aim of this competition is to facilitate the UK's niche and volume supply chain and manufacturing capability growth in power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD).
Your proposal must help the UK to achieve the objectives of the Driving the Electric Revolution challenge and have a significant impact on the PEMD supply chain in the UK to support the UK’s drive towards net zero.
Up to £22 million will be invested in business-led, supply chain focused, innovation projects that enable future improvements in:
Your project must:
To lead a project your organisation must:
Research organisations cannot lead projects.
The make-up of your project team must include at least 3 layers of an existing or new supply chain. When choosing supply chain partners for the project team, you must make sure that supply side and demand side are both represented.
The aim of this competition is to address key research and development opportunities in the UK power electronics, machines, and drives (PEMD) supply chain to support the UK’s drive towards net zero. This is to facilitate UK niche and volume supply chain and manufacturing capability growth in PEMD.
By niche supply chain, Innovate UK means low volume, high value. By volume supply chain they mean high volume, high efficiency.
Your project outputs should ideally have potential for cross-sector impact.
Your project can focus on the following areas: