“The Energy Systems Catapult will support the development of new technology to drive future economic growth”, says Nick Winser
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“The Energy Systems Catapult will support the development of new technology to drive future economic growth”, says Nick Winser

Nick Winser, Chairman of the Energy Systems Catapult, discussed how the Catapult will help deliver the UK’s objectives for the transformation of energy systems at the University of Birmingham on Thursday 11 February 2016. With a focus on energy innovation to meet the 2050 climate and energy target, Nick Winser informed students and guests that … Continue reading

Nick Winser discusses Global Energy Policy Challenges, Innovation and the Catapult
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Nick Winser discusses Global Energy Policy Challenges, Innovation and the Catapult

  Delivering the latest event in the Birmingham Energy Institute Lecture Series, Nick Winser will discuss how the Energy Systems Catapult will help deliver the UK’s objectives for the transformation of UK and global energy systems. Thursday 11 February 2016, 6pm (followed by drinks reception) Room 124, Chemical Engineering (Y11 on the campus map), University … 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
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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

Energy Research Moves into a new ERA
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Energy Research Moves into a new ERA

The Chancellor of the Exchequer’s pre-election budget on Wednesday 17 March signalled a real statement of intent to unleash the expertise locked up in the Midlands linked to manufacturing and leadership in energy related research and innovation.  It was also a signal that Government recognise the size of the challenge and opportunity connected with the transformation … Continue reading