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News Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) support for low emission vehicles

A £1bn Advanced Propulsion Centre (£500m from government, match funded by industry) will support the UK as a leading centre for innovation. Expected to open…

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News SMMT 14th Automotive Sustainability Report

2012 was an exceptional year for UK automotive, with industry generating its highest ever turnover, increasing production and export volumes and attracting further investment, all…

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News Find out what the LowCVP has achieved over the last 10 years

Want to find out more about what the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has achieved over the last 10 years? A new video provides an…

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News Car companies announce collaborations on low emission vehicle projects

A total of eight car companies have announced collaborations for 2013 to work together, including on low emission vehicle projects: Daimler, Ford and Nissan; BMW…

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News Ricardo acquires environmental consulting capability of AEA Europe

Ricardo has acquired the business, operating assets and employees engaged in the business of AEA Technology Plc (in administration) (“AEA Europe”), for a total cash…

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News ACEA guide shows reduced environmental impact of vehicle production

The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has released the fourth edition of its Pocket Guide showing how European manufacturers have reduced the environmental impact of…

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News 2011 new car emissions 138.1g/km CO2, equivalent to 52.5mpg

April 20, 2012 By Green Car Guide The average emissions figure for new cars sold in 2011 was 138.1g/km CO 2 , equivalent to 52.5mpg…

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News Andy Eastlake is new Managing Director of LowCVP

Andy Eastlake has been appointed as the new Managing Director of the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP). The LowCVP was established to support the Government’s…

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News Average new car now achieves 52.5 mpg

The average new car now achieves 52.5 mpg , according to figures for November from the SMMT. Also, diesel and alternatively-fuelled cars both took record…

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News New cars now average 50 mpg

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) today issued its 10th annual New Car CO2 Report that shows a 20% drop in CO2 of…

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News Industry and politicians discuss low carbon technologies

The automotive industry and politicians today debated the development of low carbon technologies and their role in helping the UK to be a leader in…

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News Gordon Murray Design Announces Technical Partners

Gordon Murray Design has announced Shell, Michelin and IPE Engineering as its technical partners for its iStream manufacturing process and city car projects. The companies…

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