Birmingham Energy Institute News

UK team to design sustainable clean cold technologies

Description
A new, more sustainable, way of delivering refrigeration and cold storage using carbon dioxide is being developed in a programme led by researchers at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
27/07/2020

Policy report calls for national delivery to decarbonise heat

Policy report calls for national delivery to decarbonise heat
Description
A new Heat Commission convened by the CBI and University of Birmingham has called for a National Delivery Body (NDB) to lead the development and implementation of a national heat decarbonisation strategy.
Date:
22/07/2020

FlexJET awarded the KETBio most innovative EU biotech project award

FlexJET awarded the KETBio most innovative EU biotech project award
Description
The Birmingham Energy Institute is delighted to announce that their Horizon 2020 project, FlexJET has won the KETBio award for the most innovative project in Europe.
Date:
14/07/2020

Businesses offered lifeline for recovery following Covid-19

Businesses offered lifeline for recovery following Covid-19
Description
Midland businesses are being offered expert support from the University of Birmingham to help all sectors rebuild after the effects of Covid-19.
Date:
10/07/2020

Centre of Excellence in Rwanda aims to support African farmers and rural communities

Centre of Excellence in Rwanda aims to support African farmers and rural communities
Description
A new African Centre of Excellence for sustainable cooling and cold chain based in Rwanda will help get farmers' produce to market quickly and efficiently – reducing food waste, boosting profits and creating jobs.
Date:
08/07/2020

Construction begins on world's biggest liquid air battery

Construction begins on world's biggest liquid air battery
Description
Construction has begun on Highview Power's 50MW cryogenic energy storage plant, which will store renewable electricity whilst creating over 200 jobs.
Date:
19/06/2020

New system uses wind turbines to defend the national grid from power cut

New system uses wind turbines to defend the national grid from power cut
Description
A 'smart' system that controls the storage and release of energy from wind turbines will reduce the risk of power cuts and support the increase of wind energy use, say researchers at the University of Birmingham
Date:
19/06/2020

New report reveals how to make energy from waste part of the regional circular economy

New report reveals how to make energy from waste part of the regional circular economy
Description
A new report published by the Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) and the Birmingham Energy Institute at the University of Birmingham provides a blueprint for how the UK can lead the world in managing its waste.
Date:
11/06/2020
Displaying 1 to 8 of 224
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next