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The challenge of creating a UK vehicle battery industry

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Regulation on the emissions from internal combustion engines, actual and planned market disruption from Tesla (and Dyson, Google and others) and technological advances in electric powertrains and batteries are driving a surge of demand for electric vehicles (EVs).

The IET Faraday Challenge meets the Faraday Battery Challenge

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young future engineer with safety glasses

Michael Faraday, born back in 1791, was an inspirational man in his time. The discoverer of electromagnetic induction, the principle behind the electric transformer and generator in 1831, he continues to be an inspiration to scientists, engineers and technicians. Faraday’s …

The Faraday Battery Challenge – part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund

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electric car charging

Future generations will be using vehicles, which have batteries as their primary source of energy.  They will be able to charge, travel, discharge to the grid and recharge at will.  There will need to be completely different business models developed around how …

We’re shooting for the moon with the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund – join us!

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ISCF introduction, reaching for the moon

It’s always good to be excited about your work, and as David Wilkes and I noted earlier this year, the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund has certainly created a lot of excitement - about the opportunities for UK businesses and the …