APC UK funds Toyota and HVS a combined £26.3m to develop hydrogen-powered vehicles

Toyota and Hydrogen Vehicle System (HVS) have each signed deals that will see a combined investment of £26.3m ($32.2m) to develop their respective hydrogen-powered vehicles.

The investments come as part of wider industry and Government support through the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) which is investing £73m ($89.5m) in five collaborative research and develop projects boost the UK automotive sector.

A proportion of funding, £11.3m ($13.8m), is allocated to Toyota to develop and pilot produce a fuel cell version of its Hilux truck, which is hoped to support more than 250 jobs across the UK over the next decade.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...