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Small Modular Reactors – my new adventure in nuclear engineering
2017-12-07

Small Modular Reactors – my new adventure in nuclear engineering

Following the announcement by the Richard Harrington MP, speaking on behalf of UK Government at the NIA’s Nuclear 2017 Event in London, outlining their investment in new technologies within the …

ITER: everyday innovation
2017-11-06

ITER: everyday innovation

Following the announcement of the GPNI award to the Engage consortium for the ITER project, the article gives an insight into the experiences of an Assystem Senior Lead Engineer working …

International collaboration on the ITER project – a necessary success story
2017-11-02

International collaboration on the ITER project – a necessary success story

Following the announcement of the GPNI award to the Engage consortium for the ITER project, the article gives an insight into the experiences of an Assystem Project Manager working on …

Policy & technology working in harmony
2017-07-06

Policy & technology working in harmony

The IEA Executive Director last week published his commentary on the status of energy efficiency challenge and relayed some encouraging statistics that show the impact since 2000.

 

“the world …

Energy efficiency and the climate change agenda
2017-06-22

Energy efficiency and the climate change agenda

As EU leaders meet this week, one of the subjects on the agenda will the progress being made towards meeting the Paris climate change targets. What will the council report …

An engineering company’s perspective on energy efficiency
2017-06-09

An engineering company’s perspective on energy efficiency

Written by Frank Bossel, International Business Development Director.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is energy efficiency?

Energy efficiency is traditionally defined as optimising the difference between directly-used energy …

Is digitisation transforming mobility?
2017-05-30

Is digitisation transforming mobility?

A particularly important part of city life for its inhabitants is mobility. Those who live and work in modern cities spend significant amounts of their time travelling from one place …

Smart infrastructures need smarter security
2017-05-16

Smart infrastructures need smarter security

As world populations grow, especially in cities and urban areas, there seems no doubt that the energy efficiencies, cost savings, and lifestyle improvements that the smart building or city offers …

Smart City…from concept to reality
2017-05-05

Smart City…from concept to reality

This month on the energyandnuclear.com blog we are looking at the emerging trend for connected infrastructures and smart cities, designed to reduce energy consumption and improve the lives of their …

The impact of robotics on our future societies
2017-04-27

The impact of robotics on our future societies

Last week we defined the term ‘cobots’. This week is Responsible Business Week and so our focus is on the socio-economic impact of robotics and artificial intelligence.

 

Advances in technological …