Electric buses stored in London garage to become ‘virtual power station’

August 13th, 2020 no comment

The initial trial will use the batteries of 28 state-of-the-art double decker buses, capable of returning over 1MW energy to the grid.
V2G technology helps manage the peaks and troughs of electricity demand, as well …

Electric buses stored in London garage to become ‘virtual power station’

August 13th, 2020 no comment

The initial trial will use the batteries of 28 state-of-the-art double decker buses, capable of returning over 1MW energy to the grid.
V2G technology helps manage the peaks and troughs of electricity demand, as well …

Book review: ‘Bunker’ by Bradley Garrett

August 10th, 2020 no comment

Although it is tempting to think that the idea of hiding underground in response to environmental and social cataclysmic forces is squarely in the ballpark of those who take the Book of Revelation a touch too literal…

Book review: ‘Bunker’ by Bradley Garrett

August 10th, 2020 no comment

Although it is tempting to think that the idea of hiding underground in response to environmental and social cataclysmic forces is squarely in the ballpark of those who take the Book of Revelation a touch too literal…

15 million UK households set to benefit from energy price cap cut

August 7th, 2020 no comment

The cap on the most widely used tariffs are set to lower by about 7.5 per cent from 1 October this year, on average falling by £84 from £1,126 to £1,042 per year for the winter period.
A cap on electricity and gas bi…

Railway incident response improved with secure radio

August 7th, 2020 no comment

Use of the Airwave system on the Wessex route follows its introduction last year in Kent and Sussex to complete coverage across the southern region.
Airwave is widely used by the emergency services and other public s…

IET Promoted: CIRED Presents, a discussion on the energy distribution landscape

August 6th, 2020 no comment

This is also an opportunity for you! We want you to help shape the discussion and have our experts answer the most pressing questions you are currently facing.
 
Topics that could be covered during this event include…

Is the future of science conferences a virtually different one?

August 5th, 2020 no comment

Hundreds of academic conferences have either been cancelled or postponed this year. And with more events expected to follow suit, the future of scientific meetings is set to change.
These events are significant for a…

IT experts refute claims that Huawei’s 5G removal would put UK in ‘digital slow lane’

August 5th, 2020 no comment

Ed Brewster, a spokesperson for Huawei UK, has argued that any ban on deploying the company’s equipment would “move Britain into the digital slow lane, push up bills and deepen the digital divide”.
However, in a surv…

IT experts refute claims that Huawei’s 5G removal would put UK in ‘digital slow lane’

August 5th, 2020 no comment

Ed Brewster, a spokesperson for Huawei UK, has argued that any ban on deploying the company’s equipment would “move Britain into the digital slow lane, push up bills and deepen the digital divide”.
However, in a surv…