Home Tags Renewable Energy

Tag: Renewable Energy

clean energy projects

Australian investors commit £28.5bn in clean energy projects in the UK

Leading Australian businesses have announced major new investments totalling £28.5bn in clean energy projects across the United Kingdom. With the inauguration of the clean energy...
Photovoltaic Panels

Scientists achieve groundbreaking results with photovoltaic solar panels

A research team from the University of Surrey (UoS) has successfully increased the levels of energy absorbed by wafer-thin photovoltaic panels by 25%. How do...
electric vehicle charge points

UK announces tenfold expansion in electric vehicle charge points by 2030

Government drives clean energy revolution with new strategy to improve user experience at electric vehicle charge points, and to provide faster charging for longer...
low-carbon nickel

Vale to supply Northvolt with low-carbon nickel products for batteries

Vale Canada have announced an agreement in collaboration with Northvolt AB to supply the company with low-carbon nickel products for battery production. Vale Canada and...
waste heat recovery

Novel waste heat recovery systems to revolutionise the sector

Heat pipe heat exchangers (HPHE) designed by partners at ETEKINA are shaping the waste heat recovery systems of the future. In early February 2022, the...
Quantum Charging

Quantum charging technology to revolutionise EV charging

A research team from the Institute for Basic Science has developed a quantum charging technology, which will cut the charging time of electric vehicles...
Superconductive

Superconductive materials with potential for real-world applications

A research team from Linköping University has made headway in discovering superconductive materials that are useful in real-world situations. How was this superconductive material discovered? Scientists...
hybrid solar panels

Removing hotspots from hybrid solar panels

An international solar power research study has demonstrated how removing hotspots from hybrid solar panels improves electrical and thermal energy output. A new model that...
Solar Power

Scientists revolutionise solar powered adsorption cooling systems

A collaborative research team including the American Institute of Physics (AIP) has developed an optimiser tool that designs, evaluates, and maximises solar powered adsorption...
Bioenergy

Renewable bioenergy generation aided by ‘skyscraper’ bacteria

A research team from the University of Cambridge has developed ‘skyscrapers’ for communities of bacteria to aid in renewable bioenergy generation. How did scientists develop...
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 –...
hydrogen

First Hydrogen appoints Williams as non-executive director

First Hydrogen Corp announces the appointment of Dr Peter Williams as a Non-Executive Director of First Hydrogen UK. Vancouver, B.C., March 2, 2022 – Vancouver,...
Mitigating the negative environmental impact of data processing

Mitigating the negative environmental impact of data processing

Researchers at Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology – are mitigating the negative environmental impact of data processing by utilising...
Ocean Energy Technologies

The drive for ocean energy in the context of the European Green Deal

Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Director-General for Energy at the European Commission, discusses the vast potential of ocean energy technologies. Within two weeks of taking office in...
wind power for electricity

Utilising low-level wind power for electricity production

Vincent Boon-Falleur, Managing Director of SISTAN SA, explores the benefits and vast potential of using low-level wind power for electricity production. Using wind power for...
geothermal brines

Lithium de France: geothermal brines for lithium extraction

Guillaume Borrel, Managing Director at Lithium de France, explains how they are exploiting the Upper Rhine Valley’s geothermal brines for lithium extraction and heat...
Carbon Dioxide

Scientists develop novel method to convert CO2 into fuel

A research team from Lund University, Sweden, have demonstrated that it is possible to convert Carbon Dioxide (CO2) into fuel, by utilising advanced materials...
Electricity

Scientists intend to make electricity imports run on renewable energy

In this study, a collaborative research team from Empa and the University of Geneva determine how Switzerland can reduce CO2-emitting electricity imports by diversifying...
renewable energy scheme

Renewable energy scheme reformed to boost supply chains

The government has launched a consultation over reforms to the renewable energy scheme – Contracts for Difference – to enhance supply chains. The consultation is...
battery recycling ecosystem

Britishvolt collaborate with Glencore to build battery recycling ecosystem

Battery pioneer and the UK’s foremost investor in battery cell technologies, Britishvolt, enter an industry leading battery recycling ecosystem venture with strategic partner, Glencore. Britishvolt...

Feature Articles