Innovative consulting & engineering

ICI team challenges both energy and environmental sectors by leading innovative consulting and engineering studies. We support multi national companies and investors by performing technical due diligences, R&D program management and by assessing both market maturity and investment opportunities. We also contribute to the technological growth of industrials, start-ups and innovative project leaders through our engineering skills by helping them reach the industrialization and scale-up stage. Our core business relies on innovative technology development and we support our client by working independently or in consortium.

We can bring our expertise on the following fields:

Biomass plants or alternative fuels, waste treatment/ Heat networks / Hydrogen / Solar photovoltaic and concentrated / Wind power, marine energy, hydroelectricity / Smart grids, renewable/fossil hybrid systems / Energy efficiency, demand/response / Energy storage / Energy management systems (EMS) / Low-carbon mobility (autonomous and connected vehicle, clean ships) / Process industry

Key figures

Years of experience in consulting with high technological added value

Years of experience in the development of innovative processes

Technology demonstrators carried out each year on our site

Our offers

Technological consulting

Engineering studies and expertise

Development of prototypes and demonstrators

Scale-up and industrialization of innovative processes

Support for technological start-ups


Investment funds, Europe

Evaluation of new technologies for investors (fields: hydrogen, waste treatment, batteries, autonomous vehicles…)

CNIM, France

Development of an absorption heat pump demonstrator for the production of renewable heat or cooling

ADV Tech, France

Fundraising assistance for a start-up developing an energy-efficient propulsion technology

EDF, France

Realization of a test facility for the study of fouling of steam generators in nuclear power plants