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Groundbreaking emissions-free battery recycling solutions

Groundbreaking emissions-free battery recycling solutions

ACE Green Recycling is pioneering emissions-free battery recycling to build a circular economy for battery materials. The success of the global push towards electrification of...
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...
Biogas

Are biogas and biomethane supply chains eco-friendly?

Researchers from Imperial College London have revealed that biogas and biomethane supply chains may not be as environmentally friendly as originally thought. Scientists have acknowledged...
greenhouse gases

Total GHG emissions from LNG carriers measured for the first time

A research team from Queen Mary University of London is the first to demonstrate the possibility of measuring total GHG emissions from LNG carriers. Furthering...
catalyst concept

Novel exhaust catalyst concept to eradicate smog

Scientists from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) expect to eliminate smog with a novel exhaust catalyst concept. The best combination of metals...
COP26 climate pledges

Realising the COP26 climate pledges ahead of COP27

The COP26 President is participating in two climate events to push for countries to realise the climate pledges made in Glasgow before COP27. This week,...
barriers to electric vehicle adoption

Overcoming psychological barriers to electric vehicle adoption

Researchers at the University of Geneva have studied the psychological barriers to electric vehicle adoption, finding that underestimating battery autonomy is a significant obstacle...
UK’s net zero targets

£18.9m funding to help reach the UK’s net zero targets

Nine new projects at research facilities and centres at UK universities will help the UK to reduce carbon emissions and reach net zero targets. The...

Unearthing links between the climate crisis and societal inequalities in Niger

RSS Hydro Geoscientist & UAV Pilot Margherita Bruscolini discusses the links between the climate crisis and societal inequalities in Niger, affected by migration, gender,...
Converting solar energy to electricity enabled with novel method

Converting solar energy to electricity possible with novel method

Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden have developed a technique that converts solar energy to electricity by utilising a thermoelectric generator. The team at...
On the road to achieving climate neutral road traffic

On the road to achieving climate neutral road traffic

Researchers in Switzerland have made significant progress towards achieving climate neutral road traffic with novel study. At present, road traffic is accountable for over 30%...
plastic pollution crisis

Global experts meet to discuss plastic pollution crisis

Industry leaders and academic experts are set to attend an event at the Global Plastics Policy Centre to analyse current policies and discuss the...
climate change report

Novel report shows climate action must be taken now

A comprehensive Assessment Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change indicates that further climate action is crucial to mitigating the impacts of global...
nuclear fusion energy

Exploiting the potential of nuclear fusion energy

Tony Donné, Programme Manager of EUROfusion, explores the progress made and the future objectives for nuclear fusion research in Europe. As the principle of Einstein’s...
World Plastics Summit

Tackling the plastic pollution crisis at the first annual World Plastics Summit

A consortium of scientists from around the world will come together to help tackle the global plastic pollution crisis at the first annual World...
Toxic Waste

Novel technology developed to identify toxic materials in water

A research team from the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus (UBCO), has employed machine learning technology in order to identify toxic materials in...
The Amazon deforestation regrowth climate change

Protecting Amazon forests to alleviate effects of climate change

A new study led by the University of Bristol highlights the necessity of better protection for Amazon forests to alleviate effects of climate change. 
Carbon capture and storage made more efficient with novel technique

Carbon capture and storage made more efficient with novel technique

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have developed a novel method that could result in cheaper and more efficient carbon capture and storage.  The...
salt pollution in freshwater river

Tracking the effects of salt pollution in freshwater streams

Scientists at the University of Maryland have conducted a five-stage system to track the unhealthy progression of salt pollution in freshwater streams. The salt used...
Guaranteeing European independence from Russian fossil fuels

Guaranteeing European independence from Russian fossil fuels

The European Commission has proposed a novel plan to ensure European independence from Russian fossil fuels.  The European Commission’s proposal – known as REPowerEU –...

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