Government turns key on £13m electric vehicle battery hub

Jessica Shankleman

New UK energy storage R&D centre at Warwick University aims to take advantage of emerging electric and hybrid vehicle battery market

The government has announced plans for a new £13m research centre at the University of Warwick, which aims to boost development of electric and hybrid vehicle batteries. The Department for Business...

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