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Are you developing any of the four strategic technologies covered by the APC’s current £100 million funding competition?

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) is currently inviting applications for funding for its third funding competition ‘Developing new automotive propulsion technologies’. If you are developing prototypes in this area (known as the Sticky Technologies) then you should speak to the APC today. Internal Combustion Engines The Internal Combustion Engine (ICE), with varying degrees of electrification, […]

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Advanced Propulsion Centre: find out how you can be involved – SMMT Webinar

The Advanced Propulsion Centre is to invest up to £1 billion in collaborative research and development funding to support the development of low carbon, low emission automotive propulsion technologies over the next decade. Join an SMMT ‘How to get involved’ webinar at 10h30 on Wednesday 17 December 2014 presented by Jon Beasley (Director – Technology and […]

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Is your concept at the required TRL and MRL levels for the Advanced Propulsion Centre £100 million funding competition?

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) currently has a competition open inviting bids to access up to £100 million of funding, relating to concept ideas that have been developed to Automotive Technology Readiness Level 6 and Manufacturing Readiness Level 4 – so do you have a concept at the required level? Automotive TRLs and MRLs aim […]

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APC Webinar 8 December 2014 – completing your application for up to £100 million of funding

The Advanced Propulsion Centre is to invest up to £100 million in collaborative research and development funding to support the development of low carbon, low emission automotive propulsion technologies. You can join a webinar at 10h00 on Monday 8 December 2014 explaining what economists mean by value for money and what they are looking for as […]

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The third APC funding competition, ‘Developing new automotive propulsion technologies’: why is the focus on lowering emissions?

‘Developing new automotive propulsion technologies’, the third funding competition from the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC), has a focus on lowering emissions – why is this? Of course it’s not just this latest £100 million funding opportunity, because the entire purpose of the £1 billion Advanced Propulsion Centre is to help turn low carbon propulsion technology […]

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Rail Powertrain opportunity – make tracks for £4.5 million competition funding

Organisations with low carbon powertrain technology can now find new markets for their technology in the rail sector. FutureRailway is the organisation which has backing from the government and the rail industry through the Rail Innovation Fund to accelerate innovation in the UK’s railway. A new £4.5 million funding competition has been announced to develop […]

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The importance of supply chain companies in the APC’s recently announced £100 million low CO2funding competition

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has recently announced a funding competition, ‘APC 3’, of up to £100 million for projects that deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 or other emissions, compared to current best-in-class technologies. APC 3 projects must be collaborative and business-led and include a vehicle manufacturer or a tier 1 supplier and an […]

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APC Webinar 2 December 2014 – How can you access £100 million of funding?

The Advanced Propulsion Centre is to invest up to £100 million in collaborative research and development funding to support the development of low carbon, low emission automotive propulsion technologies. You can join a webinar at 11h00 on Tuesday 2 December 2014 explaining the opportunities and process of how to apply for project funding. Register for the […]

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An introduction to the APC, the organisation behind the recently announced £100 million low CO2funding competition

Up to £100 million of new funding for projects that deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 or other emissions, compared to current best-in-class technologies, has recently been announced by the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) – but what is the APC? The Advanced Propulsion Centre was formed in 2013 from a commitment between the government and […]

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£100 million of funding for projects that deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 or other emissions

Up to £100 million of new funding is now available through the Advanced Propulsion Centre for projects that deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 or other emissions, compared to current best-in-class technologies. Projects in this third round of funding (knows as ‘APC 3’) must be collaborative and business-led and include a vehicle manufacturer or a […]

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