At The Forefront of Energy Innovation

ERA is the UK's first cross-disciplinary energy innovation initiative 

Solving Global Energy Challenges

Tackling some of the biggest energy challenges facing the UK, and supporting the Midlands Engine

Developing future energy leaders

ERA is creating a talent pipeline to secure the UK's position as a leader in energy research and innovation.

We are the last generation that can take steps to avoid the worst impacts of climate change. Future generations will judge us harshly if we fail to uphold our moral and historical responsibilities. 

Ban Ki-Moon / Former Secretary-General, United Nations

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Birmingham invests in Tyseley Energy Park

Birmingham invests in Tyseley Energy Park

21 Jun 2018

The University of Birmingham is investing £2.5 M in the Tyseley Energy Park (TEP) to work towards overcoming challenges such as energy poverty and...
The Midlands can be at the heart of the UK's energy market

The Midlands can be at the heart of the UK's energy market

20 Jun 2018

In this blog in Insider, Emma Kelly, Chief Operating Officer of ERA puts forward the case for the Midlands to become the centre of the UK's energy...
Trent Basin community energy system goes live

Trent Basin community energy system goes live

06 Jun 2018

A ground-breaking community energy scheme, which enables residents to generate, store and use solar electricity, has been officially switched on in...

Doctoral Training

Our doctoral students benefit from a wide spectrum of energy research specialisms across 6 top class academic institutions and work alongside industry world leaders in applied energy research.

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