On 16 June 2021, the EC adopted the work programmes of Horizon Europe for the period 2021-2022. These investments are meant to accelerate the green and digital transitions and support the swift recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
EUCAR’s ambition is to contribute to achieving a climate-neutral continent and leveraging digitalisation in transport. We support and welcome the finalisation of the work programme 2021-2022, specifically for European Partnerships relevant to the transport sector. We reach a significant milestone and start preparing research and innovation projects with industrial relevant results.
The first calls for proposals will open on the Commission's Funding and...
The European Council for Automotive Research and Development (EUCAR) is fully committed to the European Green Deal, making the EU a carbon-neutral, resource-efficient, sustainable, and competitive economy. Our highest priority is mitigating the impacts of climate change by significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions from mobility. We develop powertrain technologies with reduced direct and indirect pollutant emissions that contribute to an enhanced quality of life for EU citizens. This advanced technology portfolio will increase the competitiveness of the European automotive industry and maintain its position as the top employer in the EU.
EUCAR’s short video on Future Sustainable...
Innovation in the automotive industry requires more and more a systemic approach. Advancing technologies for future vehicles includes the active involvement of infrastructure stakeholders, energy producers and authorities to achieve sustainable, safe, clean, and efficient road transport solutions.
In ERTRAC, the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council, we bring together all stakeholders to develop a shared vision for future road transport research in Europe. EUCAR and our experts are actively supporting this roadmap development within ERTRAC.
In this year’s ERTRAC conference on 2 July, we discuss the upcoming challenges for road transport research for Horizon Europe, the...