The Somerset Energy Innovation Centre is a hub for ambitious businesses seeking to collaborate and exploit opportunities in the low carbon and nuclear energy sectors. It offers unrivalled business support and low carbon supply chain expertise to identify live opportunities and develop its tenants’ capabilities to secure new contracts and supply the growing sector.
The SEIC has a range of flexible and high quality office space available on a fully serviced basis. The comprehensive service packages can be tailored to tenants’ specific requirements to ensure they have an excellent working environment.
The Centre also has a range of modern, light & stylish rooms perfect for meetings and events, with a variety of rooms to accommodate anywhere from 2-40 people. All rooms are well equipped with the latest Audio Visual (AV) equipment & high strength WiFi. Clients booking a meeting room have access to in-house catering supplied by Somerset Larder, who bring together the very best of Somerset’s produce and expertise. The Centre, which offers an unrivalled professional and efficient service, is easy to access, just minutes from M5 J23, in a convenient location with plenty of free parking.
70 jobs up to 2020/21
Create/safeguard 209 jobs over 15 years.
Generate around £14,020,000 of GVA over 15 years
Growth Deal 1 Funding: £6.5m
Total Funding: £13.52m
Started on site: September 2015
Completion: March 2018
This project forms part of the Nuclear South West strategy – a strong partnership between three south west LEPs (Heart of the South West, West of England and GFirst) the nuclear industry, local authorities, academic and skills sectors and business support agencies – generating £55bn of nuclear opportunities over the next decade.