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CARNOT Crowdfunding
The people behind Carnot (Francis Lempp)
Welcoming our newest advisor, Tom Rhodes
Welcoming our newest advisor, Ed Wood
Carnot selected for OGTC Tech X Accelerator

10th August 2020

Carnot Crowdfunding

Carnot has decided to launch their first ever crowdfunding round, with Crowdcube to generate investment and help Carnot build on their amazing achievements so far. Crowdfunding is a way for business to raise funds by asking a large number of people…..Read More

16th June 2020

The people behind Carnot  – Francis Lempp, Co-Founder

Carnot was co-founded by innovators Archie Watts-Farmer, Francis Lempp and Nadiur Rahman. We interviewed Francis to gain a better understanding of how he came to be a co-founder, engineer and entrepreneur….Read More

8th June 2020

Welcoming our newest adviser, Tom Rhodes

Tom Rhodes, Senior Technical Adviser. A former Head of Design for Dearman, an innovative startup company creating a zero emission (at point of use) liquid nitrogen powered engine. Tom has spent his career focusing on component and assembly design from complex one off specialist testing equipment to high volume high performance automotive products……Read More

13th May 2020

Welcoming our newest adviser, Ed Wood

Ed Wood, Senior Technical Adviser. Former Chief Designer for Williams Formula One. Started in 1987 as a mechanic in F1 motorcycles, Superbikes and MotoGP until 1990 when he went on to the TWR Jaguar Group C and Le Mans cars. After picking up his two degrees he became a R&D Engineer for Ferrari…..Read More

5th May 2020

Carnot selected for OGTC Tech X Accelerator

Carnot is delighted to announce we have been selected for The Oil and Gas Technology Centre Tech X Accelerator programme. From an original 150 applicants, Carnot are one of 10 awardees to participate in the programme supported by BP, Equinor, and KPGM.. …..Read More

20th January 2020

Carnot joins Oxford University Innovation incubator

Carnot are pleased to announce our successful placement onto the Oxford University Innovation Incubator. The incubator is a subsidiary of the coveted Oxford University and manages the technology transfer and consulting services. …..Read More

12th January 2020

Carnot at Google Campus for Startups

Carnot are pleased to announce our acceptance into the Google for Startups Campus. Campus Cafe is a great place to get things done, take a break, or collaborate with like-minded people…..Read More

20th December 2019

COP25-Opportunity Missed?

I am disappointed with the results of COP25. The international community lost an important opportunity to show increased ambition on mitigation, adaptation and finance to tackle the climate crisis.”  -Antonio Guterres, UN secretary general….Read More

14th December 2019

The people behind Carnot  – Nadiur Rahman, Co-Founder

Carnot was co-founded by innovators Archie Watts-Farmer, Francis Lempp and Nadiur Rahman. We interviewed Nadiur to gain a better understanding of how he came to be a co-founder, engineer and entrepreneur….Read More

26th November 2019

The Evolution of the Internal Combustion Engine

The Automotive Industry has a somewhat ‘Big Bang’ like origin. From some relativiely controlled explosions in the late 18th century bloomed a now multi billion dollar industry that almost every human relies on…Read More

14th November 2019

Is it really the end of the road for the internal combustion engine?

Following Volvo’s declaration in July 2017 that it would stop designing combustion engine cars by 2019 and the UK’s announcement shortly afterwards that all new cars must be zero-emission by 2040…Read More

8th November 2019

An introduction to Carnot Technology

At Carnot we believe that internal combustion engines still have a huge role to play in the future of sustainable powertrain technologies. The mitigation and solution of man made climate change has become a social necessity…Read More