Rolls-Royce plans mini-nuclear reactors for UK by 2029

The firm said the deployment of small modular reactors could make build costs more predictable and affordable, lowering the price of electricity for consumers

Rolls-Royce takes majority stake in energy storage company

The British multinational engineering firm’s interest has increased to 73.1%

New Rolls-Royce facility in Bristol to develop cleaner and efficient jet engine tech

The composite technology hub will manufacture fan blades and fan cases that are expected to significantly reduce weight in a jet engine, lowering both fuel consumption and emissions

Rolls-Royce unveils ‘world’s fastest all-electric aircraft’

The firm says it will now begin integrating the electrical propulsion system to enable the zero-emissions plane to reach a target speed of more than 300mph next spring

Green light for ‘world’s first’ LNG-powered shallow water pushboat design

Rolls-Royce and Robert Allan say the new design produces less pollutants than vessels with conventional propulsion systems

Rolls-Royce to sell North American civil nuclear unit to Westinghouse

The deal is subject to regulatory approvals

Rolls-Royce and Norwegian airline team up for zero emission flights

The project aims to develop an electrical aircraft concept to replace Widerøe’s regional fleet of more than 30 planes by 2030

Government mulls investing £18m to develop UK’s first mini nuclear reactor

The government is proposing to use the Regulated Asset Base (RAB) financing model, which would allow developers to charge customers in advance through their existing bills

Rolls-Royce to land Siemens’ electric aerospace business

The deal is expected to be completed towards the end of 2019 following employee consultation

ABB and Rolls-Royce team up for energy efficient microgrids

They will work together on developing solutions that integrates digital technology and efficient hybrid power systems.