PR festival venue

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

High School Yards, Edinburgh, EH1 1LZ (map view)

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) is an award-winning green business venue in the heart of the city centre, just 10 minutes walk from Waverley Station.

This unique building opened in October 2013 and is the first historic, refurbished building in the UK to achieve the building sustainability BREEAM Outstanding Award.

ECCI offers top-of-the-range technology in first class surroundings with a range of conferencing spaces, meeting rooms and a stunning atrium networking and exhibition space that can support parties of up to 280 delegates.

ECCI is part of the University of Edinburgh’s estate and was opened by HRH Princess Anne. A leading hub for low carbon business activity in the UK.


ECCI is fully wheelchair accessible and induction loops are installed for the hard of hearing.