Cenex

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Centre of Excellence for Low Carbon and Fuel Cell Technologies
Cenex
Abbreviation Cenex
Motto Your knowledge and delivery partner[1]
Formation April 2005
Type Private Limited by guarantee without Share Capital Exempt from using Limited[2]
Purpose Promotion of low carbon vehicle transport[3]
Headquarters Ashby Road, Innovation Centre, Holywell Park, Loughborough LE11 3TU
Chief Executive
Robert Evans[4]
Website Cenex

Cenex is a delivery agency established in 2005 with support from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to promote UK market development and competitiveness in low-carbon transport industry.[5][6][7]

History[edit]

Cenex – the Low Carbon and Fuel Cells Centre of Excellence – was established in April 2005 with support from the Automotive Unit of the Department of Trade and Industry(DTI) (now Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)[8] to allow the UK automotive sector to respond competitively to the challenges posed by the transition to low carbon and fuel cell technologies.[9]

Events[edit]

Cenex is the organiser of the Low Carbon Vehicle Event(annually organised from 2008),[10][11][12] The Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Conference (HEVC) 2011 edition[13][14] and the Sustainable Efficient Road Transport Event (SERT) 2011 edition.[15][16]

Programmes[edit]

Cenex acts as a “delivery agent” in the management and delivery of a number of programmes for National Government clients including Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Technology Strategy Board. Cenex programmes include:[17]

Consultancy[edit]

Cenex also offers consultancy services for fleet carbon reduction:[27]

  • Cenex Biomethane Toolkit& Biomethane Calculator used for vehicle tests such as Coca-Cola trial.[34][35][36][37]
  • Vehicle Deployment Trials including the Cenex Smart Electric Drive and Move Trials[38][39][40][41]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cenex Show Guide". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "CENEX (CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR LOW CARBON AND FUEL CELL TECHNOLOGIES)". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Cenex". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "Robert Evans - CEO, Cenex". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  5. ^ "Cenex". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  6. ^ "Low Carbon Automotive Directory". Directory(Website). Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  7. ^ "Cenex". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  8. ^ Governmental Report. BERR http://www.berr.gov.uk/files/file29165.pdf |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  9. ^ "Cenex and E.ON Official Partners of FS09". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  10. ^ "About LCV". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  11. ^ "Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2013". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  12. ^ "Millbrook Venues Selected for the Low Carbon Vehicle Events". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  13. ^ "HEVC 2011". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  14. ^ "HEVC - The future of hybrid and electric vehicles". Magazine. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  15. ^ "Event - Sustainable Efficient Road Transport (SERT)". Blog entry. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  16. ^ "Sustainable, Efficient Road Transport - SERT". Website. LowCVP. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  17. ^ "Cenex Programmes". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  18. ^ "Plugged-in Midlands electric car scheme gets extension". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  19. ^ Middleton, Natalie. "Cenex extends Plugged-In Midlands scheme". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  20. ^ "UK Department for Transport Appoints Cenex the Delivery Partner in Low Carbon Vehicle Program". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  21. ^ "http://www.realwire.com/releases/cenex-announces-department-for-transport-alternative-fuels-infrastructure-grant-programme-as-open-fo". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  22. ^ "A boost for green vehicle procurement". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  23. ^ "Programme details". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  24. ^ "Knowledge Transfer Network of Technology Strategy Board Network". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  25. ^ "Niche Vehicle Network". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  26. ^ Challen, John. "Low carbon vehicle R&D projects to get Cenex and TSB funding". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  27. ^ "Consultancy". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  28. ^ "Fleet Carbon Reduction". Guidance Report. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  29. ^ "Fleet Carbon Reduction". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  30. ^ "Knowledge is power - Cenex plays a key role in assessing the Environment Agency’s new light commercial fleet". Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  31. ^ "Cenex launches guide to reducing fleet emissions". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  32. ^ Punsalan, Derek. "Environment Agency selects Cenex to undertake technical review of LCV fleet". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  33. ^ "Cenex Launches Fleet Carbon Reduction Simulation Tool and Guide at LCV2010". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  34. ^ "Coca-Cola Enterprises trial highlights potential of biomethane". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  35. ^ "Cenex Biomethane Toolkit". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  36. ^ "Cenex To Host ‘Biomethane For Transport' Conference". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  37. ^ "Experience with biomethane vehicles". Presentation. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  38. ^ "Cenex Smart Electric Drive Trial". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  39. ^ "Cenex Smart Move Trial Shows That Electric Vehicles Outperform Public Expectations". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  40. ^ "Cenex Smart ED Trial". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  41. ^ "Side". Website. Retrieved 4 October 2013.