#UK

The future of UK Tidal energy

1 month ago — Deep Dive

Here’s why UK tides are soon going to play a much bigger part in powering your home Tidal energy has long lurked at the back of the UK’s renewable energy arsenal,...

How a deluge of lockdown volunteers rescued UK’s hidden weather history

2 months ago — Deep Dive

When it rains, it pours. Make hay while the sun shines. Save for a rainy day. Come rain or shine. The English language is overflowing with phrases about the weather,...

Shetland spaceport gets planning approval

3 months ago — Quick Read

Construction of a spaceport has cleared its last planning hurdle after Shetland Islands Council granted permission for it to be built. Work on the Saxavord Spaceport could start as early...

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

8 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...

eHighway – Government supports Electrics Roads

10 months ago — Quick Read

The UK government has thrown its weight behind a pilot for eHighways. eHighway aim to combine the efficiency of electrified railroads with the flexibility of trucks by creating a network...

Ocado invests in self-driving tech

1 year ago — Quick Read

Online food retailer Ocado is steering itself towards self-driving tech with a £10m stake in Oxbotica The major push into autonomous driving technology sees Ocado team up Oxbotica as it...