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Gas has role in powering EV batteries – Faraday CEO

Neil Morris, the new head of the UK research body, says gas-fired power still has a significant role to play as the world decarbonises Neil Morris, the new head of the UK research body, says gas-fired power still has a significant role to play as the world decarbonises.
By Silvia Favasuli 9 August 2018 0 32079
Neil Morris, CEO of the Faraday Institution. Faraday Institution CEO Neil Morris. (Faraday Institution)

Neil Morris is the new chief executive of the Faraday Institution, the research arm of the UK government-funded Faraday Battery Challenge, which was established to boost research into battery technologies. He spoke to Interfax Natural Gas Daily about how he plans to help solve the sector’s major challenges and his view on the role gas will play in recharging electric vehicles (EVs). 

Interfax Natural Gas Daily: What problems is the Faraday Institution looking to solve?

Neil Morris: We have four main projects. One is...