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The Faraday Institution

Quad One
Becquerel Avenue
Harwell Campus
OX11 0RA
United Kingdom

Switchboard: 01235 425300
Website: faraday.ac.uk

Sector: Environmental, academic and other

The Faraday Institution (FI)  is the UK’s independent institute for electrochemical energy storage research, skills development, market analysis and early-stage commercialisation. It is a key delivery partner for the Faraday Battery Challenge to bring forward bold and transformational change in application-inspired battery research. The core intention underlying the FI’s establishment is to give prominent leadership and a strong national strategic focus on electrochemical research, with close proximity to industry.

Funded through EPSRC-UKRI, the FI serves as the UK’s flagship battery research programme to build and manage focused, substantial and impactful research projects in areas of fundamental science and engineering that have significant commercial relevance and potential, defined at a high level by industry and delivered by consortia of universities and businesses. The FI delivers PhD training to the next generation of battery scientists and engineers, who will be future leaders in both academia and industry, facilitating the transition of new technologies to market.


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