UK’s national lab for nuclear fission to fund doctoral researchers
The UK’s National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) is to sponsors two PhD students at Bangor University.
Publication date: 26 October 2021
Bangor University goes 100% renewable
Bangor University has announced that 100% of its electricity is now supplied from guaranteed renewable sources.
Publication date: 31 October 2019
Flushed with success: How the National Trust plans to stop energy going down the drain.
Over the past 18 months the National Trust has spent almost half million pounds at Penrhyn Castle on projects to create sustainable energy and hot water - yet much of this energy goes to waste - simply flushed down the drain. To combat this the team at Penrhyn Castle, in collaboration with Bangor University and Trinity College Dublin, are embarking on an exciting new heat recovery project to make use of the huge amount of hot water that usually goes, quite literally, to waste.
Publication date: 17 April 2018
An innovative project to create an educative package about community energy in Wales
A brand new educative resource about community energy was trialled amongst pupils in Dyffryn Ogwen Secondary School, Bethesda on Wednesday the 12th of July. The cartoon novel ‘Tick-Tock: A graphic novel about energy, ownership and community’ was developed by Sioned Hâf and Angharad Penrhyn Jones, as a part of an initiative to raise awareness of the community energy sector in Wales. This online graphic novel follows in the footsteps of Gwenno, the main character of the story, as she questions the present energy system and discovers the potential of community energy in contributing towards her villages’ long-term future sustainability.
Publication date: 13 July 2017
Hitachi-GE, Imperial and Bangor University developing UK and Welsh BWR expertise
Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd. (Hitachi-GE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Imperial College London and Bangor University, enhancing its commitment to support Welsh and British expertise.
Publication date: 31 October 2016