Clean tech to the fore in £780m Catapult Centre funding pledge

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Offshore wind, green aerospace innovations, and energy systems among the beneficiaries as Treasury announces fresh funding for UK high-tech hubs

The Treasury has today announced it is to assign an extra £780m of funding to the UK's Catapult Centres as it seeks to fast-track the R&D efforts required to support the government's industrial and clean...

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