UK and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems
Climate Change / Energy storage / Global Goals / Policy / Research

UK and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems

Omar Saeed, Project and Centre Manager for MANIFEST, at the Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage, University of Birmingham, discusses his recent trip to Sao Paulo, to explore the development of new collaborative research alliances between the UK and Brazil. On Monday 13 March 2017, academics and professional services staff from the University of Birmingham travelled … Continue reading

Birmingham leads £5m project to tackle challenges facing energy storage technology
Birmingham Energy Institute events / Cryogenic / Energy storage / Research

Birmingham leads £5m project to tackle challenges facing energy storage technology

Dr Jonathan Radcliffe, Senior Research Fellow, University of Birmingham is the Principle Investigator on project MANIFEST, a new £5m EPSRC-funded project to tackle challenges facing energy storage technology, which he discusses. In the transition to a decarbonised economy, with increasing electricity generation from variable renewables, energy storage has the potential to provide valuable flexibility to … Continue reading

Addressing the energy trilemma challenges facing the world today
Birmingham Energy Institute events / Energy storage

Addressing the energy trilemma challenges facing the world today

Professor Yulong Ding, Chamberlain Chair of Energy Storage and Director of the Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage at the University of Birmingham, discusses the ‘global energy trilemma’ and the race to find innovative solutions to radically transform how energy is supplied and used, and to make future systems more efficient and reliable. Liquid air energy … Continue reading

What is cryogenic energy storage? Professor Yulong Ding explains…
Energy storage / Research

What is cryogenic energy storage? Professor Yulong Ding explains…

Professor Yulong Ding, Director of the Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage at the University of Birmingham, discusses his work into cryogenic energy storage. Professor Yulong Ding holds the founding Chamberlain Chair of Chemical Engineering and Highview-RAEng Chair of Cryogenic Energy Storage and is Director of the Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage at the University of Birmingham. … Continue reading