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Hydrogen trial at Keele could dramatically cut UK's carbon emissions

Keele University has partnered with industry leaders on an innovative green energy trial that could pave the way to saving six million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions across the country every year.…

25 Sep 2019

Energy Research Accelerator launches new Industrial Advisory Board

The first Industrial Advisory Board meeting of the Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) took place this week.…

02 Aug 2019

£22m battery and thermal energy facilities launch at the University of Warwick, for a cleaner greener future

Two research centres for sustainable electrical and thermal energy technologies totalling £22m launched at WMG, University of Warwick.…

11 Jun 2019

Energy Research Accelerator appoints Chair of Industrial Advisory Board

The Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) has appointed Philip Sharman as the Chair of its Industrial Advisory Board …

26 Mar 2019

ERA's 'Factory in the Box' to launch

An automated, self-contained miniature factory funded by the Energy Research Accelerator is set to help SMEs access the next generation of manufacturing techniques.…

05 Feb 2019

Keele’s Smart Energy Network Demonstrator set to save 4000 tonnes of CO2 each year!

Keele University is aiming to create Europe's first multi-energy vector Smart Energy Network Demonstrator (SEND).…

24 Oct 2018

Let’s store solar and wind energy – by using compressed air

If energy storage could be available at low cost and high performance, renewable energy would rapidly displace all other generation forms. Could compressed air provide a commercially viable solution? The University of Nottingham's Professor Seamus Ga…

24 Oct 2018

Midlands’ universities provide a glimpse into the future of energy for Green GB Week

ERA partner universities are offering a glimpse into the future of energy innovation for Green GB Week.…

11 Oct 2018