Dept for Business, Energy and Industry Strategy (BEIS)

£400 million boost to regional R&D projects across the UK

Seven major research and innovation projects across the UK have today received over £400 million in government and industry funding.

  • Over £400 million of funding to back cutting-edge R&D projects across the UK – creating thousands of jobs
  • projects to develop autonomous and electric vehicles in South Wales and zero-emissions tech in Northern Ireland set to benefit
  • funding marks the latest step towards reaching the government’s target to invest 2.4% of GDP in UK research and development

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