Are you a SME innovator developing low carbon energy solutions?

The Low Carbon Energy Solutions Innovator Challenge offers tailored packages to successful applicants to support the commercialisation of their energy products and services

Birmingham Uni partners with Siemens to create ‘world’s smartest’ campus

They will combine digital sensor and analytics technologies, decentralised energy generation, storage and renewable energy to create a “Living Lab’

Birmingham Uni granted €4m for rare earth metals recycling facility

The materials can be found in electric vehicles, wind turbine generators, household appliances and hard disk drives

UK university opens energy storage facility research

A new energy storage research facility has been opened at the University of Birmingham. The Cryogenic energy storage site, which is said to be the first of its kind in the UK, comprises of laboratories, equipment and a major demonstration plant. The system uses renewables and off peak electricity to liquefy air which is stored in […]

UK University wins £6m for energy storage research facility

The University of Birmingham has been granted a £6 million fund to create a new facility to support research into energy storage technologies. Cryogenic energy storage systems – which uses liquid nitrogen to store and release energy – use off-peak electricity to liquefy air. The cryogenic liquids that is formed is stored in a vessel […]