We are working on delivering and managing a wide range of infrastructure and finance programmes that support Scottish Government’s National Infrastructure Mission and can inform policy ambitions for decarbonisation and inclusive growth.
The Low Carbon Infrastructure Transition Programme (LCITP) was established with the objective of accelerating the development and delivery of substantive low-carbon energy projects across Scotland.
It is led by Scottish Government, and SFT is a key delivery partner along with Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, and sector specialists, supported by European Structural and Investment Funds, with match-funding guaranteed until Autumn 2021.
The principal aim of the LCITP is to contribute to Scottish Government's long-term ambition and its target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 42% by 2020. More broadly, the projects that LCITP support fit within the three core themes as set out in the Energy Strategy, namely:
For further information on the LCITP, projects supported to date and how to apply for support see here.