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Advanced Propulsion Centre Announces £74m of New Projects

25 Jan 2016

Ian Constance, Chief Executive of the Advanced Propulsion Centre announced on 12 January 2016, the go ahead for £74 million of co-investment in 5 new projects.

  • 5 new projects awarded grants to develop and manufacture low carbon propulsion technology in the UK
  • £74M in joint Government and Industry funding
  • The latest investment in 10-year, £1 billion co-investment programme in advanced propulsion technology

APC Director for Technology and Projects, Jon Beasley said:

“The announcement of the fourth round competition winners demonstrates the Government’s on-going commitment to supporting the UK’s low carbon Advanced Propulsion System innovation ecosystem.  Co-investment in technological developments to be delivered by Industry led consortia, range from high risk incremental growth programmes to innovative cutting edge R&D, showing the UK is committed to establishing itself as a Global centre for the promotion and development of low carbon propulsion systems.”

Read full details of competition winners and awards in press release here

For further information on the Advanced Propulsion Centre, visit website at

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