Project investment opportunities

Scotland is going greener faster than anyone else. If you're looking for sustainable investment and commercial real estate opportunities that deliver strong returns, there's never been a better time to invest in Scotland. Benefit from low business rates, straight-forward planning and dedicated investor support.

Scotland's greener future

Government, industry and business are collaborating to build a green future together.

Green powerhouse

Scotland is globally recognised as the powerhouse of Europe for renewable energy and low carbon projects.

COP26 host nation

The 2021 summit will bring together world leaders and 30,000 international delegates to discuss ways to tackle climate change on a global scale.

Net zero target

Our net zero carbon emissions target is one of the toughest in the world. Scotland leads the way on moving to a net zero economy.

An ecosystem built for success

£3 billion Green Investment Portfolio

By 2045, Scotland will become a net zero emitter of greenhouse gases, the most ambitious timeline of any country in the world.

Scotland is inviting investment into our new Green Investment Portfolio. The portfolio currently features over £1.4 billion of investment opportunities and is hoped to be increased to £3 billion by 2022 of projects for development across low carbon energy, power and fuel; low carbon transport logistics and distribution; eco-friendly business space; circular economy and recycling; innovation and technology.

Combine that with reliable and progressive regulation and policy. Local investment partners and clear planning. There's never been a better time to do business in Scotland.

Find your next investment project

Want to find out more about project investment opportunities in Scotland? We’re keen to hear from any companies and/or project sponsors with proposals and opportunities that are reaching an advanced stage in their due diligence and business case preparation.

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Company investment opportunities

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Disclaimer

Whereas every effort has been made to ensure that the information in these pages is accurate, Scottish Enterprise and Scottish Development International does not accept any liability for errors, omissions or misleading statements. And no warranty is given, or responsibility accepted as to the standing of any individual, firm, company or other organisation mentioned. Investors will need to undertake their own due diligence in conjunction with individual project promoters/sponsors in relation to the detailed project investment opportunities presented.