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UCL-Energy seminar: 'Understanding meteorological challenges and opportunities in the energy system', Emily Wallace, Met Office

UCL-Energy seminar: 'Understanding meteorological challenges and opportunities in the energy system', Emily Wallace, Met Office

29 April 2014

It is difficult to imagine an aspect of our energy system that is not helped or hampered by the weather: Consider the risk to nuclear power stations from 'freak' weather events, the increased likelihood of faults to the transmission network on a hot day, and the added complication that these ...
UCL-Energy events - Term Three

UCL-Energy events - Term Three

29 April - 08 July 2014

Through Term 2 of the 2013/14 academic year we have hosted a range of fantastic speakers, who spoke on a range of topics. Thank you to all of our speakers, we have enjoyed hosting you this term. UCL-Energy seminars will return on Tuesday 29 April, with Emily Wallace of ...
UCL-Energy seminar: 'The Promise of Bioenergy', Professor Gail Taylor, University of Southampton

UCL-Energy seminar: 'The Promise of Bioenergy', Professor Gail Taylor, University of Southampton

13 May 2014

Turning green plants into liquid biofuels  or electricity and heat is controversial and yet the UK needs bioenergy if we are to meet our emissions reduction targets. Bioenergy crops can displace food crops ...