Country:United Kingdom
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2002
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)
Funding:GBP 20 million per year

The New and Renewable Energy Programme supports pre-competitive research and development to help improve the understanding of the prospects for renewable energies and to improve their economic attractiveness. The current budget is about GBP18 million per year, awarded through a call and evaluation process. The programme supportED industry-led R&D projects in the areas of: biofuels, fuel cells, photovoltaics, wind energy (primarily offshore) distributed generation (including energy storage), wave and tidal energy, and small-scale hydro.

This record is superseded by:Technology Strategy Board

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