23 Nov 2020
Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK
A ground-breaking project to create a new circular end-of-life supply chain for the electric vehicle industry is being led by EMR Metals Recycling. The project has won grant support from the UK Government's Advanced Propulsion Centre.
11 Nov 2020
LEVC VN5 Electric Van Starts Production
LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) has announced the start of production for its new electric van, VN5. The new model is designed, engineered and manufactured at LEVC's award-winning production plant in Ansty, Coventry - the UK's only dedicated electric vehicle factory.
5 Nov 2020
Saietta Secures Major UK Government Research Contract
Oxfordshire based tech company Saietta has won a major grant, through the Advanced Propulsion Centre that will fast-track the first stage of the production process ramp-up for its innovative Axial Flux Traction electric motor.
22 May 2020
AMTE Power and Britishvolt sign MoU for UK's Landmark GigaFactory
AMTE Power and Britishvolt announce plans to investigate collaborating to build the UK's first full cycle battery cell GigaPlant, servicing the automotive and energy storage markets.
8 Oct 2019
Agile Process Chemicals LLP
Based in Mumbai, India, Agile Process Chemicals' pyrolysis technology which converts waste polymers (PP, PE and PS) and tires into pyrolysis oil, carbon black and hydrocarbon gas.
19 Feb 2019
Zircotec are a company that specialise in thermal barrier coatings with recent emerging applications in electric vehicle enclosures. Technical director Simon Hiiemae spoke with senior technology analyst Dr Richard Collins.
17 Apr 2017
4.25 Million funding for battery and autonomous vehicle research
Business Secretary Greg Clark and Transport Minister John Hayes have announced a range of research funding which included a total of £4.25 million for a high energy battery research project, and an autonomous vehicle research project at WMG at the University of Warwick.
2 Apr 2015
Consortium to deliver UK's first range-extended fleet vehicles
Millbrook, one of Europe's leading independent test and technology centres for vehicles and vehicle systems, will join a UK industry consortium to develop a new class of zero-emission, light commercial vehicle.
6 Aug 2014
£1 billion Advanced Propulsion Centre hub location at Warwick
The Advanced Propulsion Centre has selected the University of Warwick as the site for its Hub location, supporting the ten year, £1 billion industry and government commitment to the development of low carbon propulsion systems.
1 Aug 2014
Large UK Government grants for KERS harvesting
Gyrodrive flywheel harvesting for buses and Flybrid flywheel harvesting for diggers will receive a big boost from large UK Government grants just announced.
4 Nov 2013
Chrylsler Group to develop advanced electric and hybrid power trains
hrysler Group LLC has entered a 5-year, $18.2 million partnership with McMaster University, with funding support from the Canadian government, to develop next-generation, energy-efficient, high-performance electrified powertrains and powertrain components.
30 Oct 2013
Scientists to gain from inside view of fuel cells
The new Nano X-ray Computed Tomography tools will become part of a nationally unique fuel cell testing and characterization facility.
27 Mar 2012
Canadian Government invests in vehicles of the future
The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for Science and Technology, announced last week six new projects supported by the Automotive Partnership Canada (APC) initiative at the University of Windsor.