Solar panels
Could a new solar technology prove as groovy as it sounds?

Scientists say an innovative new solar-cell design can push up efficiency and drive down manufacturing costs

Startup sketches a carbon-free future with emissions-based ink

The Graviky Labs group says it has found a way to capture soot from vehicles and chimneys and turn it into ink for pens

Solutions sought for ‘next biggest energy priorities’

EIT InnoEnergy is seeking to fund projects that address the circular economy and mobility

Innovation
Three low carbon start-ups granted £40,000 to scale their business

BioCarbon Engineering, Anakata and Eight19 were chosen to receive funding

Got an innovative tech to tackle water issues?

United Utilities has launched its second Innovation Lab to test, develop and demonstrate new products or services

Plane on runway
Heathrow Airport launches £30k challenge to make aviation greener

It aims to find ideas and solutions to address climate change at the airport and across the rest of the industry

Innovation
Innovation competition opens for smart heating and cooling

The Energy Systems Catapult is launching a new programme to help small and medium-sized enterprises improve and develop their technologies

Innovation
Shell announces winners of low carbon innovation challenge

Three start-ups have each received an award of £40,000 to help grow their business

Women in Innovation: Energy and sustainability entrepreneurs win funding

Innovate UK is celebrating International Women’s Day by recognising nine female entrepreneurs and supporting their business

Ofgem: Innovation should shape future energy market

Innovators say the current system of regulation, which includes industry codes, ‘is standing in the way’