LCIF2 started operating in April 2020. LCIF2’s portfolio companies are shown below, along with a selection of LCIF1 companies that are representative examples of the types of businesses in which LCIF2 is seeking to invest.

Connected Energy

Connected Energy

Grid-scale energy storage systems made from retired EV batteries, deployed to smooth fluctuations in demand by large energy users and in supply from renewable energy sources.

www.c-e-int.com
KisanHub

KisanHub

Software as a service (SaaS) platform for the agri-food businesses to manage their crop procurement from farmers, providing visibility in their supplier network and improving traceability, quality and quantity of the produce.

www.kisanhub.com
Kubos Semiconductors

Kubos Semiconductors

Developer of cubic Gallium Nitride (GaN) LEDs to deliver low cost, high quality and efficient green and amber light with application in general lighting, micro-LED displays and automotive.

www.kubos-semi.com
NRL

NRL

Licensor of patented manufacturing process technology for the production of bottles and other packaging from paper pulp.

www.nrltd.co.uk
Spark EV Technology

Spark EV Technology

AI-powered software to provide highly accurate, personalised range predictions for electric vehicles (cars, buses, trucks), leading to improved confidence in EV reliability on the part of consumers and drivers.

www.sparkevtechnology.com

Selection of relevant LCIF1 companies:

Ablatus Therapeutics

Ablatus Therapeutics

Bimodal Electric Tissue Ablation, an alternative to open surgery, allows procedures to be carried out on an outpatient basis with a significantly reduced carbon footprint.

www.ablatus.co.uk
Breathing Buildings

Breathing Buildings

Energy-efficient ventilation solution for new buildings. Trade sale to Volution Group PLC.

www.breathingbuildings.co.uk
Controlled Power Technologies

Controlled Power Technologies

Micro and Mild hybrid technologies for electrification of conventional vehicles for reduced emissions and better fuel economy. Trade sale of one division to Valeo, and of the other divisions to Federal Mogul.

www.cpowert.com
Gapo Group

Gapo Group

An innovative insulation product that can help households save energy by eradicating air leakage and thermal bridging in roofs, walls and floors.

www.gapogroup.com
Green Energy Options (GEO)

Green Energy Options (GEO)

Home electricity and heat control and display systems for smart metering applications, and associated web services and data analytics for utilities.

www.geotogether.com
GT Energy

GT Energy

Developer of deep geothermal heat plants. Trade sale to IGas Energy PLC.

www.gtenergy.net
Push Energy

Push Energy

Developer of large scale ground mounted solar farms, with in-house EPC and O&M capability. Exited through a management buyout.

www.pushenergy.co.uk
Sensize

Sensize

Web-based subscription service for tracking and monitoring objects in the supply chain for increased efficiency.

www.sensize.net
Solar for Schools

Solar for Schools

A social impact, internet based business enabling schools and colleges to generate their own solar energy.

www.solarforschools.co.uk
Syrinix

Syrinix

Monitoring of water trunk mains and pipes for leaks, bursts and pressure transients.

www.syrinix.com
TeraView

TeraView

TeraHertz frequency scanning for fault detection.

www.teraview.com
Weedingtech

Weedingtech

Steam/foam alternative to chemical herbicides for vegetation control, also with capability to sanitize outdoor areas

www.weedingtech.com