Hospital digs deep for green energy gold

Nottingham University Hospitals has partnered with E.ON to build a £15 million energy centre, employing heat pumps and boreholes for low carbon heating and cooling

UK hospital deploys first solar car park

Veolia and 3ti have launched the solar car park at Eastbourne District General Hospital, producing 1,000MWh of solar-generated electricity annually

UK hot weather makes London hospital’s medical records swelter

Heat crashed the IT systems of Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospitals in London

Child dies after major gas explosion in London

Merton Council has urged people to avoid the area where the explosion occurred in Thornton Heath near Croydon

Surgeons perform ‘carbon-neutral’ cancer operation

It marks a huge milestone for the NHS, as it looks to rollout these procedures across the country

Air pollution linked to severe cases of COVID-19 and hospitalisations, London researchers find

This is more likely as air pollution contributes to people having heart or lung disease and their illness becomes more severe from COVID-19 if they catch it

Australia sends gas to A&E

The South Australian Government aims to build the country’s ‘first’ hospital to be 100% electrified

IKEA’s charity arm powers Indian hospital with solar energy

This is a part of a $2.3 million programme, which aims to help rural hospitals in India and East Africa access to sustainable and reliable sources of power

Bloom Energy builds fuel-cell microgrids for hospitals in California

The company says the servers will reduce air pollution by more than 99% compared with existing combustion-based power generation sources

Saudi energy firm helps build mobile hospital for pandemic

The fully-equipped facility is part of the nation’s commitment to minimising Covid-19 casualties and is scheduled to start operations within 70 days of construction starting