BP invests £50m in electric vehicle battery testing centre


 

BP has unveiled plans to invest up to £50m in a new electric vehicle (EV) battery testing centre and analytical laboratory in the UK. Planned to open by the end of 2024, the new facilities will be located at the company’s existing global headquarters for its Castrol business in Pangbourne, Berkshire, and will support the technology, engineering and science roles. The site already undertakes research and development of fuels, lubricants and EV fluids and aims to become a leading hub […]