Social Innovation - Energy
New kids on the energy block
As we strive to decarbonise our energy network, two new digitised and decentralised technologies have emerged, which could make it a reality
Fission for answers about nuclear power? Look no further
Why is the debate on Nuclear so heated? We show how it’s similar to boiling a kettle!
Hitachi history: powering innovation in clean energy
From Japan’s first nuclear reactor to floating wind farms, this animation looks at the energy technologies Hitachi has developed over the last 60 years.
What is a smart grid?
Here we bring new energy technology back to basics and tell the story of how a smart grid works through a simple analogy
Energy in the developing world
History tells us that developed countries have led the world in innovation; from the Industrial Revolution’s roots in Britain to the Information Age rising from Silicon Valley which have life as we know it possible. There’s a lingering misperception that developing countries are followers rather than leaders when it comes to technological development. Until now.
Who is walking the walk on renewable energy?
COP21 has given new impetus to the fight against climate change, with every country signed up having to agree on their own binding targets and announce their tactics to reach them. So which countries are walking the walk, not just talking the talk, about the fight against climate change?