#Energy

Scotland only just missed its 100% clean electricity target this year

2 weeks ago — Long Read

Scotland just missed this year 100% clean electricity consumption by only 1.4%. Scotland is currently working to achieve an ambitious climate target of net-zero by 2045. 10 years ago it...

Have Chinese Scientists Discovered A Cheap New Way to Do Nuclear Fusion?

2 months ago — Quick Read

A team working on nuclear fusion in China claim to have discovered a more cost-effective method that relies on weaker laser beams.

Students generate ideas for the future of Engineering at City Engineering Hackathon 2021

3 months ago — Quick Read

Students studying at City, University of London, have come together to present their vision for the future of engineering during the City Engineering Hackathon 2021. The event, which lastest three...

Heat pumps – How can the UK install 600,000 a year by 2028?

4 months ago — Deep Dive

In its bid to massively reduce household use of greenhouse gases to net zero by 2050, the UK government aims to encourage the installation of 600,000 heat pumps a year...

Are we at the threshold of Nuclear Fusion Ignition?

5 months ago — Quick Read

A team of engineers working at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California believe they are officially at the "Threshold of Nuclear Fusion Ignition" after passing a major milestone....

How can new social housing help us fight climate change?

10 months ago — Quick Read

Homes are the places we spend most of our time, especially during lockdown. Heating your home in winter can be expensive, and comes at a huge environmental cost too. Technology...