SW/Hinkley Low Carbon Innovation and Collaboration Project

The proposal to develop a 600m2 extension using £1,343,462 Growth Deal 1 monies as part of a wider project for the development of the Somerset Energy Innovation Centre.

The Somerset Energy Innovation Centre will provide flexible office space, meeting rooms and a café and networking space for growth businesses in the Hinkley Point C supply chain, companies moving to Somerset to be part of the supply chain cluster, joint ventures and spin-out projects commercialising solutions to challenges identified in the Hinkley Point C build process.

Outputs:

70 jobs up to 2020/21
Create/safeguard 209 jobs over 15 years.
Generate around £14,020,000 of GVA over 15 years

Started on site: September 2015
Completed June 2016

Growth Deal 1 Funding: £1,343,462