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

Coal truck in mine
US shovels $9.5m of new funding into coal technologies

It will conduct new research into how best to generate power, make steel and create high-value products from coal

Siemens Gamesa to lead an EU-funded project to cut offshore wind costs

The project will receive around €20 million (£18m) in support over its five-year duration

New research hub for smart meters to be opened

It aims to supply government and consumers with data and advice on using the technology as well as provide a research base for industry and manufacturers

A lithium ion battery unit
Batteries get safer and live longer with spongy tech

Penn State engineers have discovered a new technique able to double the life cycle of such devices

US awards $53m to advance solar energy technologies

The projects aim to lower the cost of solar power and support a growing workforce

New £50k Welsh research project to bin marine litter

It aims to develop a plan to work with marine litter action groups, local authorities and higher education to tackle the issue

Views sought on £40m thermal hydraulic research and testing facility

The facility is expected to position the UK to take advantage of nuclear fission new build and small modular reactor deployment

Got an innovative idea or technology for EVs?

Industry-led research and innovation can apply for a share of £22m