Storage ‘fundamental to electricity system’

Electricity storage is a central part of the electricity system. That’s according to Anthony Price, Director at Swanbarton and the Electricity Storage Network who spoke at an energy storage conference run by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) this week. He told ELN: “It’s so fundamental, its development has really gone hand-in-hand in the development […]

"Light" chips win science award

A scientist who helped develop special computer chips that use light to move data, has won a leading engineering award. Professor Graham Trevor Reed from the University of Southampton won the Crompton Medal for Energy, at the Institute of Engineering and Technology Achievement Awards. Professor Reed will receive the honour for his work for in […]