Engine competitions worth €5m launched by EC

17th June 2016

The Horizon Prizes from the European Commission

Two new competitions for clean engines have been launched by the European Commission.

Worth €1.5m and with a closing date for entries of 12 September 2017, the Horizon Prize for Engine Retrofit for Clean Air will be awarded to the best technology that can improve existing engines’ performance.

The Horizon Prize for the Cleanest Engine of the Future, worth €3.5m and open until 20 August 2019, will reward the best design for an effective engine with negligible toxic emissions and low fuel consumption.

More information can be found on the European Commission website.