Half of parents ‘would move house to escape air pollution if affordable’

New research has found more than one in 10 parents of under 18s have already moved to ‘cleaner areas’

New task force seeks offshore wind integration solutions

It will explore using electricity from offshore wind farms to generate and store hydrogen as a power source

New energy storage research network granted £1m

The Supergen Energy Storage Network+ 2019 is a partnership between 12 institutions in the UK and has been backed by 60 additional global organisations

Carbon dioxide emissions
ExxonMobil pledges $100m for emissions reduction research

It is partnering with the US Department of Energy to develop technologies related to energy efficiency and greenhouse gas reductions

UK researchers to explore energy and productivity links

It is hoped the study will help inform policymaking across various institutions

US-Israel initiative offers $16m for energy projects

They will support projects covering areas such as exploration, production and utilisation of natural gas, energy storage and cybersecurity

New research explores peer-to-peer ‘free trade’ of excess energy

Such a market would allow consumers to directly buy from and sell to each other, without utilities or other third parties and distribute extra electricity free of charge

Forget that morning coffee… your solar panels need it more than you do

Scientists suggest caffeine can boost the efficiency and stability of an alternative type of solar cells

Businesses urged to register for Horizon 2020 grants as Brexit looms

It is to ensure organisations continue to receive funding if the UK leaves the EU with no deal

New global hub in Scotland aims to transform decommissioning

It will work with businesses on projects focused on reducing costs as well as extending field and asset life