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.

8power

8power

Developer of self-powered wireless sensor solutions for industrial plant applications, enabling machine condition monitoring for water/waste treatment, manufacturing industries and oil and gas industries.

 

www.8power.com
Connected Energy (aka Future Transport Systems)

Connected Energy (aka Future Transport Systems)

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
bio-bean

bio-bean

Coffee grounds recycler transforming spent grounds into sustainable bio-products

www.bio-bean.com
SKOOT

SKOOT

Carbon negative lift sharing and errands app

www.Skootride.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
ANB Sensors

ANB Sensors

Next generation calibration free pH sensors for more effective and lower cost monitoring of ocean acidification, and food production including acquaculture and dairy herds.

www.anbsensors.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
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
Outfield Technologies

Outfield Technologies

B2B SaaS business developing algorithms to analyse aerial images of fruit crops and help growers improve yield management and field mapping.

https://outfield.xyz/
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
NRL

NRL

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

www.nrltd.co.uk

Selection of relevant LCIF1 companies:

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
TeraView

TeraView

TeraHertz frequency scanning for fault detection.

www.teraview.com
Syrinix

Syrinix

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

www.syrinix.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
Weedingtech

Weedingtech

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

www.weedingtech.com
Breathing Buildings

Breathing Buildings

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

www.breathingbuildings.co.uk
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
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