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New report says UK electric vehicle battery industry could be worth £2.7 billion per year for UK chemical companies

A new report published today Monday 25th June 2108 shows that UK companies are well-placed to supply valuable materials needed for batteries to be built in UK – a potential £2.7 billion per year business opportunity. The report commissioned by WMG at the University of Warwick, was launched to the Chemical Industry Association at the Chemistry Growth Partnership meeting in London, chaired by Steve Foots, Chief Executive of Croda, and attended by Richard Harrington MP.

Mon 25 June 2018, 12:37 | Tags: WMG, Engineering, Business, Chemistry, electric vehicles, Business Members

Lamppost EV charging points brought to market thanks to WMG

Lampposts could be the answer to electric vehicle charging, thanks to help from researchers at WMG, University of Warwick in bringing a new brand of charging points to market – some of which are powering electric vehicles on the University campus.

Thu 14 June 2018, 15:01 | Tags: automotive, cars, SMEs, WMG, Batteries, electric vehicles

WMG part of £1.4m EPSRC research project on user-centric and privacy-aware personal data management for leisure travellers

WMG, at the University of Warwick are partners in a £1.4m EPSRC funded research project addressing challenges about "Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security in the Digital Economy".

Mon 11 June 2018, 12:01 | Tags: WMG

Midlands Future Mobility in the driving seat to transform the environment for connected vehicles

Midlands Future Mobility, a consoritum led by WMG at the University of Warwick, will use over 50 miles of Coventry and Birmingham roads to establish the Midlands as a world class UK centre for the development, and evaluation of, connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV) and related technologies and services.

Tue 05 June 2018, 12:39 | Tags: WMG

RESOLVE prototypes shape future of electric urban commuting

The future of daily urban commuting could be small, lightweight Electric L-category Vehicles (ELVs) – a cost effective, energy efficient and comfortable alternative to traditional cars in cities, is at the heart of the €6.92m RESOLVE project, which included WMG at the University of Warwick.

Fri 25 May 2018, 12:23 | Tags: manufacturing, cars, WMG, research, innovation

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