Accelerating Progress

We provide funding, support and insight to help the UK automotive industry transition towards a net-zero future.

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Advanced Propulsion Centre welcomes opening of £130 million UK Battery Industrialisation Centre (UKBIC)
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£1.48m awarded to small businesses making a big environmental impact
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Advanced Propulsion Centre proud of role in gigafactory announcement
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Our job is to ensure that the UK remains competitive in the research, development and production of low carbon propulsion technologies.

Through our team of handpicked specialists we introduce those with good ideas to those who can take them to market, supporting them through mentoring and facilitating investment along the way.
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Core Competitions

We support partnerships that anchor research & development of low carbon technologies in the UK, growing the automotive supply chain. Find out about our funding competitions and how you can get involved.

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How we can help you

We offer a range of services that drive forward cross-sector collaboration and help organisations access funding required to take their research projects to market.

Case Studies
Interested in knowing the good news stories that have come out of APC funded projects? Explore stories of companies growing, foreign investment, new partnerships and more.
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Funded Projects
We have a huge variety of projects we support. Have a flick through our portfolio to see the past and current projects we’re giving a helping a hand to.
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Behind The Scenes

Our Team

Meet the team that keeps the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK moving. Here you can find the right person to talk to about your idea.

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