‘Renewable energy means economic growth’

New research claims that the more countries invest in renewable energy, the higher their economic growth

Transatlantic scientific venture creates enzyme cocktail to quickly digest plastic

The innovation could be used in large-scale industrial recycling processes and ‘could create a revolution’ in the treatment of plastic waste

Portsmouth University gets £2.25m energy efficient data centre

The University of Portsmouth has built a new energy efficient data centre worth £2.25 million. Opened at the end of 2013, the centre’s “cutting-edge design” gives the university full control of its data centre cooling plant. Data centres measure how efficiently they use energy with what is called a power usage effectiveness (or PUE) rating. […]