Apply for the Saltire Tidal Energy Challenge Fund

This £10 million fund aims to help commercial deployment of tidal projects. Deployment of projects has been extended to September 2020.

Programme rules

The following rules form part of the agreement between lead partners and the Scottish Government, therefore, please ensure that you fully understand and accept the following:

  • the lead organisation must ensure that proper and early warning is provided to the Emerging Energy Technologies Team of any major problems that may be developing with the organisation/project;
  • the lead organisation must agree with the Emerging Energy Technologies Team the nature and frequency of returns needed to keep it adequately informed of the project's situation;

Changes in circumstance

Any changes in circumstances, which would affect your project’s eligibility to apply to be supported through the Saltire: Tidal Energy Challenge Fund, must be reported to the Emerging Energy Technologies Team immediately. Failure to do so may lead to the application being rendered invalid and support to be withdrawn.



If you have any questions regarding the fund please contact us at:
Post: Scottish Government
Emerging Energy Technologies
5 Atlantic Quay (4th floor)
150 Broomielaw
G2 8LU


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