As part of Horizon 2020, European Comission is funding the development of safe and sustainable batteries for e-vehicles.
What? More precisely 10 000 000 euros for electric vehicles batteries through the development of new materials and chemistries using low cost materials, easily available in Europe and requiring about the same time as gasoline-tank filling.
Why? To foster innovation in energy storage technologies, enhance european e-vehicles manufacturing, and encourage electro-mobility.
Who? Natural or legal persons from a EU member state or a country associated to Horizon 2020.
When? The call was published in February 2018 and will end in December 2020.
More information : http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportuni