Fabulous success of the UK Energy Storage Conference
Over 250 delegates descended on the Urban Sciences Building for three days of talks, tours and sessions on the latest research findings in the energy storage sector.
published on: 23 March 2018
USB scoops sustainability award
The Urban Sciences Building (USB), has received the Lord Mayor’s Design Award for Sustainability in Newcastle.
published on: 2 February 2018
1,000 V2G chargers put UK at forefront of electric vehicle revolution
Newcastle University is to play a leading role in the world’s first, large-scale trial of Vehicle-to-Grid technology.
published on: 1 February 2018
Dramatic origin of the fairy light revealed
Newcastle University energy expert Dr Sara Walker sheds light on the very first fairy lights as part of BBC TWO’S ‘Inside the Factory’ Christmas Special.
published on: 18 December 2017
CESI to host international energy conference
Leading UK energy storage conference is to be organised by CESI and Newcastle University at the University's Urban Sciences Building.
published on: 11 December 2017
£30m energy research and development facility opens in Gateshead
Newcastle University, Northern Gas Networks (NGN) and Northern Powergrid have today launched InTEGReL - Integrated Transport Electricity Gas Research Laboratory.
published on: 12 September 2017
Top academic duo will lead research into energy networks
Professor Phil Taylor has been named as one of the three Supergen Leaders selected to prepare research hub bids. Dr Sara Walker has been named as a fellow investigator on the project.
published on: 24 August 2017
2-Day Event - People Centred Development Approaches in Practical and Learning Environments
Through case studies and workshops with partners, the event will guide you towards developing your own collaborative engagement activities, offering in-depth training in how to initiate, nurture and develop collaborative learning between Higher Education and industry, with a particular focus on bringing social science research into product design. How can we ‘train’ entrepreneurs? What kind of collaboration is needed for defining R&D goals, mentoring students, locating expert knowledge, or evaluating outcomes?
published on: 11 July 2017