Elon Musk launches new project to convert carbon into rocket fuel!

Tesla’s Founder invited anyone with innovative ideas to join the new programme

Consultation on green spaceflight from British soil lifts off

Government seeks views on the environmental impact of spaceflight

UK launches £15m fund for space innovation to tackle climate change

Around £10m of funding will initially support projects focusing on either earth observation technologies or communications projects

New infrared detectors to track global pollutants from space

First flight of the forecasting device is scheduled for 2022

UK firm rockets towards space climate mission

A UK company has been picked to work with the Space Agency on a climate change mission. Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with the Agency to work on MicroCarb, a joint UK-French satellite mission which will measure sources and sinks of carbon, the principal greenhouse gas driving global warming, from space. It is […]

UK and France to track climate change from space

The UK and French space agencies have joined forces to work together to tackle climate change. The MicroCarb co-operation agreement is a satellite mission which will measure sources and sinks of carbon, the principal greenhouse gas driving global warming. According to the UK Space Agency, it is the first European mission intended to characterise greenhouse […]