Jaguar Land Rover ‘to take the heat off petrol emissions’

Jaguar Land Rover is leading a project aiming to recover car exhaust heat and use it to make petrol engines more efficient. Other partners in the initiative, which is called VIPER2 (Vehicle Integrated Powertrain Energy Recovery), include Ford, European Thermodynamics and Nottingham University. So far the project has received £2 million of investment, which it […]

EU bank lends €45m for low-emission exhaust systems

A German technology firm has received a loan worth €45 million (£38.7m) to improve exhaust technology for cars and commercial vehicles and cut emissions and noise. The cash from the European Investment Bank (EIB) will support Friedrich Boysen’s research and development (R&D) of new exhaust systems that also meet the requirement of “stricter regulations” in […]