Climate finance: Ricardo’s London Climate Finance Accelerator initiative brings together nations, experts and investors to kickstart much-needed adaptation and mitigation programmes around the world. Read online
Driving automotive electrification: A strategic white paper from Ricardo argues that if automakers are to meet their CO2 and profit targets, further innovations will be necessary in both electrified powertrains and engineering processes. Read online.
Smarter batteries: A revolution in performance and cost could be in the making as the latest advances in cell chemistry and management emerge. Read online.
Interview: Kiyoshi Fujiwara and Mitsuo Hitomi of Mazda speak about their company’s breakthrough gasoline technology that promises emission-free combustion by 2050.
RQ viewpoint: Paul Seller, MD, Ricardo Rail, argues that rail operators need to break down barriers and unify cross-border standards. Read online
Ricardo news: Transmission contract for Aston Martin Valkyrie; cyber security collaboration; green light for truck platooning trial; Ricardo forms Global Automotive Group