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Airbus unveils concepts for world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft
The European plane-maker claimed the innovative hydrogen-fuelled aircraft could enter service by 2035.
Nuclear plant robots and batteries for electric planes get Government funding
A £65 million investment in future technologies such as battery development and robotics has been unveiled.
UK firms awarded £1m to help track space junk
An estimated 900,000 pieces of debris larger than 1cm are currently orbiting the Earth.
Around 695,000 UK jobs lost in first five months of pandemic
Coronavirus continues to impact jobs. The Office for National Statistics reports that another 36,000 jobs fell off UK payrolls in August.
Cost of no-deal Brexit on automotive industry revealed
A 10% tariff could be made on cars and up to 22% on vans and trucks, which would almost certainly need to be passed on to consumers, groups warned.
£20m in new grants to support SME recovery
Has your business been affected by COVID-19? If so, you may be able to benefit from £20 million in new grants to boost recovery of SMEs.
‘Lifeline’ grants vowed for businesses shut by local lockdowns
Chief Secretary to the Treasury Stephen Barclay said up to £1,500 will be on offer every three weeks for businesses closed by local lockdown.
Plan to make UK ‘global champion of data’ unveiled
The Government hopes to put data at the heart of the country’s recovery from the pandemic.