May 22nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A new study has concluded that the United Kingdom and large swathes of northern Europe could become windier if global temperature levels rise to 1.5˚C above pre-industrial levels, resulting in far-reaching implications for wind energy generation.
May 15th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A new study from researchers at the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford has warned that a fifth of current global power plant capacity is at risk of becoming stranded assets under a scenario in which the planet reaches its climate goals of halting warming at 1.5 to 2°C above pre-industrial levels.
February 22nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Danish wind power company Ørsted has teamed up with the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford to investigate ways in which to optimize wind turbine foundations which could result in significant cost reductions for wind projects overall.
February 7th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Some people believe humanity will "science its way out" of a climate change before it is too late by relying on artificial intelligence. New research suggests real intelligence will be even more important to finding a solution.
November 3rd, 2016 | by James Ayre
Oxford Photovoltaics (PV), which has long been on our radar, has secured £8.7 million in new funding as part of a new Series C funding round (the first portion of it), according to a recent press release from the British advanced PV company
September 25th, 2016 | by Sandy Dechert
Originally published on Planetsave. Disturbing news came out of a meeting in Oxford, England, last week. Over 200 researchers, policy [&hellip
May 13th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report has found that Japan’s planned expansion of its coal-fired generating plants could strand anywhere from $76 billion [&hellip
April 5th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report from the Oxford Martin School has warned that the world’s energy sector is “uncomfortably close” to pushing [&hellip
June 11th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The University of Oxford’s Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment has identified the coal companies that breach Norway’s recently [&hellip
March 16th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The global push towards fossil fuel divestment continues, especially on university campuses, with the University of Oxford set to rule [&hellip
February 18th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Physicist Robert Davies started out his science career working on quantum optics at the University of Oxford in England. His interest [&hellip
November 28th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
In a world where the renewable energy solution to climate change is a problem bogged down in politics and economics, [&hellip
October 4th, 2013 | by James Ayre
Originally published on CleanTechnica sister site Ecopreneurist. An easy-to-manufacture, thin-film solar cell with a higher than 15% conversion efficiency was [&hellip