Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

A new company in Blackpool is turning heads with its next generation vertical axis wind turbines. Always efficient performers, new composite materials have helped these turbines to overcome the physical shortcomings of previous designs. Will Stirling reports. ...
Stepping into the future

Stepping into the future

With the increasing focus on waste management companies to innovate and create new solutions to help achieve corporate social responsibility and sustainability targets, Future Industrial Services has been quietly leading the way through its focus on closed-loop solutions. Sarah Morgan...
Technology Strategy Board given £440m budget

Govt to fund £186m investment in tomorrow’s technologies

The Government has announced a £186m investment package to help solve global problems by accelerating technological developments in big data, space and satellites, robotics and autonomous systems, synthetic biology, regenerative medicine, agri-science, advanced materials and energy storage. ...
Martin Barrow, a director of The Carbon Trust

Optimising the Value Chain

Survival of the fittest isn't just about individual companies any more, as Martin Barrow, associate director of the Carbon Trust, explains. In this guest blog, Mr Barrow argues that only companies adapting to create the fittest value chains will continue...



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