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The UK Government has today confirmed its long-term support for Energy Systems Catapult’s mission, with the Chancellor announcing a funding commitment for the next five years.
Highlighting the effects of Electric Vehicle uptake on the electricity grid, and exploring ways to avoid network capacity constraints which could impede the roll-out of EVs.
As the annual fuel poverty figures are released by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Energy Systems Catapult chief executive Phil New says innovation may hold the key to delivering tailored solutions to fuel poor households.
Guy Newey, currently Energy and Climate Adviser to Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Greg Clark, is set to join the Energy Systems Catapult as Director of Strategy and Performance.
A new project called “Rethinking Decarbonisation Incentives” is taking a fresh look at how the UK could improve incentives to cut emissions efficiently across the economy at best value for consumers, business and taxpayers.
Energy Systems Catapult is partnering on the €11 million Interreg North-West Europe (NWE) project launched in Orkney to develop an all-in-one solution for the generation of clean predictable energy, grid management, and the production of hydrogen from excess capacity.
The Energy Systems Catapult has joined an ambitious new EU project – DTOcean+ – set up to accelerate the commercialisation of the ocean energy sector.
Energy Systems Catapult has launched the Energy Knowledge Exchange™ – a free collaborative service designed to meet the needs of energy innovators by signposting content on the web, unlocking hidden resources and information.
The Prospering from the Energy Revolution – Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund – launched by UK Research and Innovation, will see the ESC delivering project integration, innovation services and technical expertise through the ‘‘Energy Revolution Integration Service”. Read more.
Last week, we hosted a conference in partnership with BEAMA UK and Energy UK. It explored the opportunities for placing the customer at the heart of industry and policymakers’ thinking as we collectively decarbonise the energy system. Read on for a summary of the day’s key take-aways.
Committed to promoting science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects as part of its drive to unleash the energy revolution, the Catapult opened its doors last week to 18 students aged 7-14, with the aim of raising awareness of how we use energy and exploring how we can provide and use energy in the future.