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We are delighted to announce that our Managing Director, Dr Colin Herron, has been awarded a CBE for services to business and energy.read more
A new comprehensive EV battery training programme, developed by Zero Carbon Futures, aims to boost skills in electric vehicle technology and support UK manufacturers to remain at the forefront of EV development.read more
Zero Carbon Futures is delighted to be co-hosting the Open Energy Forum this April at Newcastle University. Join leading industry experts as they discuss the state of the climate.read more
Zero Carbon Futures is delighted to celebrate the success of the High Energy Density Battery project. The APC research project has enabled the production of 40kWh battery for the new Nissan LEAF.read more
Electric vehicle drivers can now drive from the UK through France and into Belgium or as far as Italy as part of a European Union project to extend the charging network. The project is being managed by Zero Carbon Futures in the UK.read more
Companies and countries are moving towards electric vehicles and the North East has a number of businesses that will benefit, Peter McCusker, The Journal, reports.read more
Rapid Charge Network
This animation gives an overview of the RCN project and was updated in November 2015 to incorporate some initial findings from the study.
The Rapid Charge Network project is working with TEN-T funded projects across Europe to explore the possibilities of seamless, connected electric vehicle driving throughout Europe. This video was developed for the European Union’s TEN-T Days conference. June 2015.
Future Technology Centre
Digital animation showing the vision behind the new Future Technology Centre which is under development in the heart of the UK’s automotive industry. Sunderland, North East England. The development will be a home to R&D on low carbon vehicles and their associated technologies.