A state-of-the-art laboratory that will allow researchers to put the electricity grid through its paces – simulating events such as power cuts due to severe weather – is being launched today at Newcastle University.
published on: 23rd September 2014
An innovative 'trigeneration' system fuelled entirely by raw plant oils could have great potential for isolated homes and businesses operating outside grid systems both in the UK and abroad.
published on: 30th July 2014
By Professor Phil Taylor, Director of the Institute for Sustainability
published on: 3rd June 2014
published on: 6th May 2014
One hundred years after his death, Swan’s legacy burns brighter than ever. Professor Tony Roskilly, Director of Newcastle University’s Sir Joseph Swan Centre, explains why the North East is still leading the way in energy research.
published on: 28th March 2014