Divertor remote handling system
Sunderland-based engineers develop fusion reactor robot

Assystem is developing a machine able to withstand large levels of heat and radiation to remove impurities from plasma and replace components

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Global EV sales ‘will dominate traditional car sales by 2040’

A new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance expects EV sales to rise from two million last year to 56 million by 2040

Canada plugs in $212k for EV charging points

It is part of a demonstration project to study and encourage the uptake of EVs in Yukon and other cold climates

Siemens pilots virtual power plant project in Finland

Its software intelligently balances electrical loads from buildings that have been connected in a microgrid, incorporating renewable energy and battery storage

EU backs battery gigafactory in Sweden

Northvolt’s giant facility will produce 32GWh worth of battery capacity annually once completed

Wave Energy Scotland awards £1m for advanced control systems

The projects aim to significantly reduce the cost of generating electricity by increasing the amount of wave devices can capture

AI technology to make waves in tidal energy project

The ELEMENT project aims to slash the lifetime cost of energy by 17%

Government pledges £28m for Coventry EV battery centre

The UK Battery Industrialisation Centre will provide testing facilities for new battery technologies

Triumph wheels in motion for future electric motorcycles

It is working with industry experts and academics for battery-powered solutions

Government launches approval scheme for EV dealerships

It is expected to increase the confidence of drivers looking to purchase greener cars