The RWE Innovation Competition 2023 is open for applications

RWE have just announced their 2023 Innovation Competition, where they “invite start-ups, scale-ups, research institutes and other individuals & organisations to propose a solution” that helps them address one of their needs. It’s strongly focussed on offshore wind:

RWE is one of the world’s leading offshore wind companies, working with partners to deliver a globally ambitious growth pipeline in support of our ambition to be carbon neutral by 2040.

As a market leader, we are dedicated to exploring and supporting innovative solutions that can not only accelerate the pace of deploying offshore wind, but also contribute to a sustainable development of offshore wind farms worldwide. As such, we are planning to drive innovative solutions in sustainable energy business by collaborating with companies, start-ups and individuals on specific research questions and pilot plants.

According to the website, they are looking for solutions in three domains. They say:

  1. Ecology. RWE is seeking innovative solutions that enhance local ecosystems around offshore wind farms.
  2. System Integration. RWE is seeking for innovative offshore solutions that enhance system flexibility or minimize curtailment.
  3. Circularity. RWE is seeking innovative solutions that contribute to increasing circularity and minimizing waste during the full lifetime of an offshore wind farm.

For more details see their website.

Deadline for applications is 17th April 2023. As always, you should check that and other important dates yourself!

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