Atkins’ Dr David Cole explains why a holistic approach is vital to navigating an ‘energy trilemma’ and mapping out what new capacity and infrastructure innovation will be required to meet the net zero challenge.
The latest Utility Week Innovate round-up includes news of Severn Trent and Hafren Dyfrdwy beginning the search for supply chain partners, a collaboration between LSBUD and Google Maps, and a renewable hydroelectric energy project involving Scottish Water.
Met Office science consultancy manager Dr Emily Wallace reflects on combined efforts to forecast adverse weather scenarios with the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) and the Climate Change Committee (CCC), and compile a dataset to help energy firms stress test their future planning.
The latest Innovate round-up includes news of Octopus launching a new development model for renewables and BEIS pledging just shy of one million pounds towards a four MWh gravity-based storage facility project.
Utility Week Innovate’s latest round-up includes news of an inaugural innovation challenge from water industry centre of excellence, Spring, and battery project updates from SSEN and Eon, Scottish Water and the Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust.