Research fund into zero emission vehicle technologies

The Transport Secretary has announced £12m funding to support research into zero emission vehicle technologies and boost green transport. This includes a £10m Zero Emission Vehicle Innovation Competition, delivered through Innovate UK, to support battery electric and hydrogen vehicle technology, as well as charging infrastructure. T

The briefing event for this competition will take place on 22 June from 13:00 – 16:00. OLEV is also providing £2m to UK small and medium businesses to support research into areas such as battery technology, which could be used in future electric vehicle production. This will be delivered through the Niche Vehicle Network.

 Further information on both of this announcement is available here.