impacts of climate change

Refuting the negative impacts of climate change on bees

A research team from Simon Fraser University has investigated the negative impacts of climate change on bees and their populations. Rising temperatures negatively impact bee...
Argonne National Laboratory particle accelerator

The power of particle accelerators as research infrastructures

Dr Sandra Biedron, a Research Professor at the University of New Mexico and former Argonne physicist, spoke to The Innovation Platform’s Georgie Whitworth to...
lithium

Expanding Argentina’s lithium potential for a greener future

Led by an extensive team of industry experts, Argentina Lithium & Energy Corp. is expanding Argentina’s lithium potential to support a greener future through...
Nanotechnology

ZenGUARD™: Graphene-based nanotechnology reduces transmission risk

Zentek’s ZenGUARD™ graphene-based nanotechnology filters and deactivates pathogens to reduce the risk of transmission, making higher risk work environments and social interactions safer. The team...
Quebec

Quebec’s role in the battery metals supply chain

Pierre Fitzgibbon, Quebec’s Minister of Economy and Innovation and Minister Responsible for Regional Economic Development, discusses Quebec's role in the north American battery supply...
Strengthening Europe’s battery research and innovation ecosystem

Strengthening Europe’s battery research and innovation ecosystem

Batteries Europe launches its second mandate in a bid to transform the battery research and innovation ecosystem in Europe. This week, on 21 June 2022,...
space sustainability

Improving the UK’s space sustainability with a new plan

Science Minister George Freeman has launched a new plan for space sustainability, a raft of measures which will demonstrate the UK’s commitment, ambition, and...
battery supply chain

Cirba Solutions: Building a circular battery supply chain

Cirba Solutions announced on 22 June 2022 its collaboration with Heritage Battery Recycling, Retriev Technologies, and Battery Solutions, to build a circular battery supply...
offshore wind

Floating offshore wind development: Essential in the UK’s race to net zero

The Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult’s Floating Offshore Wind Centre of Excellence has launched a report that will allow the floating wind industry to effectively...
lithium

A lithium supply shortage could potentially impact EV production

The most recent demand report from the Advanced Propulsion Centre has revealed that EV production could be negatively impacted by the lithium supply shortage. The...