CFCM held a workshop event with the purpose to create an environment where like-minded companies and the university can come together to face the challenges in decarbonisation and embrace the net-zero opportunities facing the UK.
This event had a fantastic turn out from a wide range of sectors including marine, off highway, defence, aero and rail.
The EMotive Scarab is a fully built and driveable prototype of the world’s first zero-emission all-terrain six-wheel commercial electric vehicle. This project was to utilise the knowledge within CFCM to investigate novel applications for the Scarab.
River Exe Group is an SME based in Devon in the maritime leisure sector who is looking to reduce their carbon footprint and reliance on fossil fuels.
CFCM was able to provide business support to River Exe Group through an ERDF funded project with the Marine Business Technology Centre (MBTC).
The UK’s only fully seagoing research ship, the Prince Madog, is set to reduce its emissions by up to 60% thanks to a pioneering £5.5 million hydrogen power initiative that could help re-shape the future of shipping.
With over 50 people present, the even was a big success. Supporting UK’s maritime sector.