Do a group of small UK technology companies hold the key to Prime Minister Modi’s big vision for Indian farmers?
Climate Change / Cold Economy / Dearman

Do a group of small UK technology companies hold the key to Prime Minister Modi’s big vision for Indian farmers?

Prime Minister Modi has set India the target of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022. With upwards of 40% of food lost between the farm gate and market, to double farmers’ income immediately highlights the need to significantly enhance cold chain logistics and fast connectivity with markets. Food that is allowed to rot, rather than being sold, … Continue reading

Clean cold sits at the heart of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals
Clean Cold and Power / Climate Change / Cold Economy / Dearman

Clean cold sits at the heart of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

As the Prime Minister heads to India for the India-UK Tech Summit, Professor Toby Peters of the Birmingham Energy Institute, argues that the humble fridge is the key to meeting the UN’s Global Sustainable Development Goals? At the stroke of midnight last New Year’s Eve, the clock began to tick on the most ambitious set … Continue reading

Watch: Lord John Hutton discusses plans to embark on a series of new nuclear power facilities, for the first time in a generation
Birmingham Energy Institute events / Nuclear Energy

Watch: Lord John Hutton discusses plans to embark on a series of new nuclear power facilities, for the first time in a generation

Lord John Hutton, Chairman of the Nuclear Industry Association discussed how Government and industry plan to deliver a stable market for nuclear energy infrastructure projects at the University of Birmingham (November 2015). In ‘The Politics of Energy’, Lord Hutton reflected on his time as a Senior Cabinet Member, in particular his central role in shaping … Continue reading