Leading the way to net zero - Investing in Renewables

With the highest concentration of energy companies in the South East of England, it’s clear that their transition to renewables will only further strengthen the region in both skills and ethos.

Proudly Home To WWF

Surrey is home to the world-renowned leaders of conservation, WWF-UK and their Living Planet Centre HQ, one of the greenest buildings in the UK


SME businesses in the region are eligible for Low Carbon Across the South and East (LoCASE) support to help them to encourage low carbon solutions. LoCASE provides grants for Surrey based businesses of up to £10,000 as well as training workshops and fully funded events.

Surrey's Green Industry In Numbers

1st in South East for Energy Companies
27.8% of all business spend on R&D happens in the South East of England
Highest GVA in England for Professional, scientific, & technical activities
Surrey is the 4th most Innovative region in England
LOCASE has awarded £7.05m for 929 SMEs

Working together to understand the future of greener skills.

Surrey is collaborating with the regions colleges, universities and leading employers to identify where the gaps in future skills provision will be. We’ll work together to design and introduce new courses for our local providers which will allow our talent to be at the forefront of green skills. If you are interested in learning more about Surrey’s Future Skills board and how to join, please contact us.

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Surrey's Centres Of Excellence

Research into Sustainability (CRIS) at Royal Holloway University London
Centre of Environment and Sustainability (CES) at The University of Surrey
Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Lab | University of Surrey
Advanced Technology Institute | University of Surrey
University of the Creative Arts

Green Clusters in Surrey

Surrey Is Proudly Home To


DBE Energy


Spirit Energy



Sustainable Advantage

Future Biogas

Fischer Farms


Invest in Surrey

How Can We Help?

Invest in Surrey, provides free, bespoke and confidential support to Green Sector companies looking to relocate to or expand in the region. To find out more about how Invest in Surrey can help de-risk your business investment in Surrey, get in touch with the team today.