Archive for February, 2019

Greengauge 21 calls for the development of a unified bus and rail network with a coherent fares system

Greengauge 21 calls for the development of a unified bus and rail network with a coherent fares system

Leading transport Think Tank Greengauge 21 is calling for the creation of an easy-to-use joined-up national transport network to: improve productivity; address regional imbalances and social inequality, particularly in “left behind” places; improve air quality […]

by February 27, 2019 0 comments Bus, Business, Rail
The Oxford Business Book Club in February 2019.

The Oxford Business Book Club in February 2019.

This month, we’re delighted to welcome Anita Hoffman, author of Purpose & Impact: how executives are creating meaningful second careers. Anita is a Visiting Fellow at the Doughty Centre of Corporate Responsibility, Cranfield University as well as […]

by February 26, 2019 0 comments Business, Oxford
Lanes Farm Energy

Large UK Biogas Plant Order for WELTEC BIOPOWER

Biomethane from waste to supply 9,600 households with energy In winter 2019, the German biogas plant manufacturer WELTEC BIOPOWER has started building a biomethane plant near Pontefract, West Yorkshire, UK. The client is Lanes Farm […]

by February 21, 2019 0 comments Electricity, Energy, Gas, Press release, Technology
Innovation Inspiration Creativity Ideas Progress Innovate Concept

Some of today’s leading innovators under 35

There have been many innovators in the past including such people as Marie Skłodowska Curie, Copernicus, Einstein, Rosalind Franklin etc. Some have innovated throughout their lives like Thomas Edison, Tim Berners-Lee and Leonardo da Vinci […]

by February 18, 2019 0 comments Gadgets, Innovation, Oxford University
Mining for coal still has a place in the power mix

Mining for coal still has a place in the power mix

Wayne Lindecke, Director: Power Generation, WSP in Africa During the recent Investing in African Mining Indaba, concerns were noted on the impact that the move towards a ‘greener economy’ would have on coal mining – […]

by February 12, 2019 0 comments Africa, Electricity, Energy