DP Marine Energy - West Islay Tidal

DP Marine Energy - West Islay Tidal

Cliff and Sea
Aquamarine Power's Oyster 800 wave energy machine in operation

Aquamarine Power

Meygen Limited - Merry Men of Mey

Meygen Limited - Merry Men of Mey

Fishing Boat
Sea and rock
Scottish Power Renewables

Scottish Power Renewables

Kneeling box


 The Saltire Prize is pushing forward innovation in clean, green marine renewables, placing Scotland at the forefront of a global new energy endeavour and international efforts to tackle climate change. 

former First Minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond

The £10 million Saltire Prize Challenge is Scotland’s clean energy challenge to the world.

It was created to accelerate the commercial development of wave and tidal energy technology.

The Saltire Prize is overseen by the Challenge Committee.

The competition guidelines are currently under review. For further details, please see the Challenge section of the website.

The Junior Saltire Prize was launched in 2011 and is designed to inspire the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs in Scotland’s schools.