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101 Most Innovative United Kingdom Based Solar Companies & Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best United Kingdom based Solar companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Solar industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top United Kingdom Solar Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

BBOXX

BBOXX

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BBOXX designs, manufactures, and distributes plug and play solar systems.

Oxford PV

Oxford PV

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Oxford PV is a provider of perovskite solar cells.

Oxford PV

Lightsource Renewable Energy

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Lightsource is a provider of ground and rooftop solar installations in the UK.

Oxford PV

Azuri Technologies

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Azuri brings affordable solar power to off-grid rural africans.

Oxford PV

Globeleq

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Globeleq Generation Limited develops, builds, and operates renewable power projects in Africa and the Americas.

Oxford PV

Amarenco

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Amarenco is a fast growing, independent Solar PV investment company with a founding executive team that has wide and deep experience in

Oxford PV

Intelligent Energy

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Intelligent Energy is a clean power systems company offering fuel cell and hydrogen generation technologies.

Oxford PV

IQE

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IQE is the global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced semiconductor wafer products.

Oxford PV

Neptune Energy

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Neptune Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company.

Oxford PV

BuffaloGrid

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BuffaloGrid is removing barriers for internet adoption and connecting the next billion.

Oxford PV

Lekela Power

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Lekela Power (Lekela) is a pan-African renewable energy generation platform

Oxford PV

Sundrop Farms

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Sundrop Farms is a leader in sustainable horticulture for the arid world; growing high-value crops using seawater and sunlight.

Oxford PV

Belltown Power

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Belltown Power is an international renewable energy company that develops and operates wind, solar, and hydro projects.

Oxford PV

OXTO Energy

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OXTO Energy Pioneering flywheel energy storage technology with ambitions to transform the energy landscape.

Oxford PV

Naked Energy

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Naked Energy has developed an innovative hybrid solar technology generating combined heat and power.

Oxford PV

eleXsys Energy

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eleXsys Energy operates as a cleantech energy company.

Oxford PV

Eelpower

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Eelpower is a battery storage developer that operates energy storage solutions.

Oxford PV

Ecoisme

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Ecoisme is your energy saving system combining a utility switch and energy monitoring to reduce your utility bills.

Oxford PV

Solaris Offgrid

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Provide sustainable energy in low income communities.

Oxford PV

PowerMarket

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PowerMarket provides global solar intelligence using downstream satellite data and advanced AI.

Oxford PV

Aminex plc

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Aminex plc is an Africa-focused oil and gas company with near term production, development and high impact exploration.

Oxford PV

Green Hedge

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Green Hedge is a leading developer and operator of low carbon electricity generation and storage projects.

Oxford PV

Zhyphen

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Zhyphen is to supply integrated modular energy systems that generate off grid renewable energy that is sustainable, affordable.

Oxford PV

Verto Homes

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Experienced developers, building 20 Zero Carbon Smart homes that generate their own energy.

Oxford PV

Cambridge Photon Technology

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Cambridge Photon Technology is a developer of organic photovoltaic devices used to enhance next-generation solar technology.

Oxford PV

E24

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E24 provides fully integrated end-to-end, modular and inter-connectable renewable energy solutions.

Oxford PV

Solivus

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Solivus designs and creates solar products for the home and bespoke solar solutions for businesses.

Oxford PV

Renovagen

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Renovagen has developed a patented portable solar power system called “RAPID ROLL”, a complete “micro-grid in a box” solution.

Oxford PV

Prolectric Services

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Prolectric Services is a supplier of off-grid renewable energy solutions.

Oxford PV

Ecovision

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Ecovision is a British sustainable energy heat pump manufacturer

Oxford PV

Vidrona

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Vidrona is a British AI Based Predictive Prescriptive Analytics Company for the Utilities. It helps utilities to increase RoI.

Oxford PV

EvoEnergy

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EvoEnergy provides renewable energy solutions and services.

Oxford PV

SolarisKit

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SolarisKit is a cleantech startup behind the world’s first flat-packable solar thermal collector.

Oxford PV

Aerial Power

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Aerial Power is developing UAV’s for the cleaning of solar panels, mirrors, and windows.

Oxford PV

Ignis Energy

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Ignis Energy specializes in the generation of renewable energy from sustainable sourced timber.

Oxford PV

Green Nation

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Green Nation owns and operates a solar farm that generates electricity.

Oxford PV

Mwezi

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Mwezi is a distributor of solar products.

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Firglas

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Firglas provides commercial-scale algae cultivation for food grade products.

Oxford PV

EDF Energy

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EDF Energy is a producer of low-carbon electricity that has 35 wind farms – including two off-shore.

Oxford PV

The Solar Cloth Company

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A multi-award winning innovator in the solar power market focusing on the integration of Thin Flexible Solar Panels into buildings.

Oxford PV

Erin Solar

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Erin Solar is a commercial solar panel management company.

Oxford PV

Renewable Energy Systems

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Renewable Energy Systems is a partner for renewable investors, asset owners, and project developers seeking renewable energy solutions.

Oxford PV

IO solar

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Shamba Technologies is a renewable energy technology company based in Tanzania and the UK.

Oxford PV

Gaia-Wind

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Gaia-Wind is a specialist designer and manufacturer of small wind turbines.

Oxford PV

HomeSun

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HomeSun helps homeowners to generate their own electricity with free solar PV panels.

Oxford PV

Solar Capture Technologies

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Solar Capture Technologies have considerable experience in the manufacture and application of high value photovoltaic technology

Oxford PV

ENF Solar

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ENF Solar is a solar trade platform that provides a directory of solar manufacturers, sellers, and installers.

Oxford PV

Good Energy

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Good Energy is a British renewable electricity company with a difference.

Oxford PV

EcoLogicLiving

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EcoLogicLiving is a reseller and installer of renewable energy, heat, and power generation technologies.

Oxford PV

Nur Energie Ltd

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Nur Energie develops solar power plants in the Mediterranean region and is establishing itself as an independent solar power producer.

Oxford PV

Solarcentury

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Solarcentury develops, constructs, owns and operates utility-scale solar and smart technology across Europe, Latin America and Africa.

Oxford PV

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology

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CREST is the largest and leading UK sustainable energy research centre.

Oxford PV

PassivSystems

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PassivSystems was established in 2008 to develop leading-edge smart-home technology for the mass market.

Oxford PV

Project Solar UK

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Project Solar UK is a supplier and installer of solar panel.

Oxford PV

Vital Energi

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Vital Energi develops efficient energy provision and helps in the development of sustainable means of supplying heat and power in the UK.

Oxford PV

Sollatek UK Ltd

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Voltage Protection and Solar Products & LED Lighting

Oxford PV

PF Nexus

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Renewable energy & infrastructure deal origination platform

Oxford PV

myenergi

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Myenergi is a designer and manufacturer of renewable energy products for eco-smart home management.

Oxford PV

Vapor PV

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Vapor PV enhances efficiency of solar panels in a cheap and easy-to-install manner by controlling their working temperature using vapor.

Oxford PV

ISIS solar

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ISIS solar will install, operate and maintain a 3kW solar system on your roof.

Oxford PV

Fischer Future Heat

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Fischer Future Heat provides energy solutions, electric, solar storage and wireless thermostat services.

Oxford PV

Cambridge Energy Partners

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Cambridge Energy Partners is a provider and manufacturer of solar energy solutions – reducing cost, risk, and complexity.

Oxford PV

renooble

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renooble uses satellite, climate, and psychographic data to find people who will benefit the most from distributed energy generation.

Oxford PV

Krannich Solar

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Krannich Solar is a specialist for solar modules, inverters, mounting systems and photovoltaic storage solutions.

Oxford PV

The Eco Experts

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The Eco Experts is the UKs solar comparison site providing reliable info on government incentives for renewables.

Oxford PV

CamIn – Cambridge Innovation Consulting

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CamIn is an expert consulting firm dedicated to emerging science and technology innovation.

Oxford PV

METKA EGN

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METKA EGN develops utility-scale solar and energy storage projects.

Oxford PV

OVO Group

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OVO is a leading energy technology company determined to create a world with clean, affordable energy for everyone.

Oxford PV

Street By Street Solar

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Street By Street Solar offers rooftop solar installations with a sustainable source of power.

Oxford PV

Specialised Cameras

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Specialised Cameras is currently developing a new and unique type of CCTV camera.

Oxford PV

Absolar Solutions

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Carbon reduction intelligence in the built enviornment

Oxford PV

Eco 2 Solar

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Eco2Solar specialise in electrical technologies – particularly solar photovoltaic panels, energy storage and Electric Vehicle chargers.

Oxford PV

Viridian Solar

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Viridian Solar is a manufacturer of roof integrated solar panels.

Oxford PV

VivoPower

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VivoPower provides renewable energy to customers from solar power assets that it builds, finances and operates.

Oxford PV

Enecsys

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Enecsys manufactures grid-connected solar micro inverters and monitoring systems that offer a value proposition for solar PV systems.

Oxford PV

Solar Media

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Solar Media is an international vibrant media business.

Oxford PV

Fern Trading

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Fern Trading operates in sectors that make a valuable contribution to the UK.

Oxford PV

IDDEA

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IDDEA provides solar panels, battery storage and electric vehicle charging points.

Oxford PV

G24 Power

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G24 Power is recognised as the world leader in the design and manufacture of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells.

Oxford PV

Lumicity

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Lumicity provides end-to-end solutions for solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, including design, planning, procurement, financing, and more.

Oxford PV

Tenesol

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Tenesol SA, a global solar provider headquartered in La Tour de Salvagny, France. Tenesol, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Total SA, has

Oxford PV

Elili Solar

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Elili Solar is an online store that offers solar panels, off-grid solar system kits, solar components, mounting systems, and solar pumps.

Oxford PV

Global Energy Systems

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Global Energy Systems is a UK manufacturer of renewable energy systems, most recently including air source heat pumps.

Oxford PV

Investor Square – Property and Solar Investments

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Investor Square – Property and Solar Investments is a blog publishing news and reviews on investment property and green energy investments.

Oxford PV

Cognitive Business

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Cognitive builds artificial intelligence solutions to help the industrial world learn from its data

Oxford PV

Shell Energy Retail

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Shell Energy is a home energy company that supplies renewable electricity. It also serves large-scale businesses around the world.

Oxford PV

VH GLOBAL SUSTAINABLE ENERGY OPPORTUNITIES PLC

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VH GSEO is a closed-ended investment firm offering investors direct exposure to a diversified portfolio of energy infrastructure investments

Oxford PV

Cumulus Energy Storage

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Developing super-storage grid-level batteries.

Oxford PV

Clean Thermodynamic Energy Conversion Ltd

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Advanced Conversion Technology – Energy

Oxford PV

Solar Communications

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Solar Communications is a cloud communication and computing specialist.

Oxford PV

Boxergy

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Boxergy is a Scottish company focused on making low carbon heat affordable for all.

Oxford PV

isoenergy

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isoenergy is designing, supplying and installing ground source heat pumps and other renewable energy systems.

Oxford PV

Smart GreenTech Solutions

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We are a well-established independent and multi award winning London based energy efficiency and sustainability consultancy.

Oxford PV

S A S Energy

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SAS Energy is a highly trusted, highly professional and one of the most forward-thinking renewable energy companies in the UK.

Oxford PV

Joju Solar

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Experts at designing and building solar PV systems, with a passion for community power.

Oxford PV

Enio

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Home Energy Monitoring

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Fusion8 Ltd

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Next generation green-first solar.

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Midsummer Wholesale

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Midsummer Wholesale is a company that sells low priced solar pv goods and offers advice to MCS installers.

Oxford PV

Synetica

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Synetica is a energy saving product development company and provide energy saving services.

Oxford PV

World Energy Council

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World Energy Council is a UN-accredited global energy body dedicated to delivering a sustainable energy system worldwide.

Oxford PV

Baldwin & Francis

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Baldwin & Francis is a quality supplier of integrated electrical systems to the Mining, Oil & Gas, Industrial & Rail industries.

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