All things tech in the west

Tag: eco-friendly

Double decker ‘Bio Bus’ launches in Bristol

16th August 2017
In less than a week Bristol's commuters will be the first in the UK to board the cleaner, greener and meaner double-decker bio-methane gas powered bus
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University of Bristol to double the power of offshore wind turbines

7th July 2017
In a £2m collaboration with the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult, the University is forming a Wind Blade Research Hub in Bristol
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Eco-transport startup Podshare launches local food delivery app FOODCUBE

27th June 2017
Order delicious food from local Bristol eateries and have it delivered to your office by fast and environmentally friendly electric cargo bike for free
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Uni of Bath collaboration paves way for emission reducing smart tyres

19th June 2017
University of Bath, Centre for Process Innovation and Silent Sensors to produce tyres that recycle their own mechanical energy into electricity
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9 ways the South West will be powering the future

15th June 2017
Spotlight on: The revolutionary batteries, supercapacitators, voltage optimisers and green energy tech being created in the region
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Guest Blog: 5 ground-breaking tech projects being worked on at UWE Bristol

3rd March 2017
Robotic trousers, self-driving cars, 2.5D printing and more - all being developed at the University of the West of England
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High-energy supercapacitor could revolutionise battery power storage

6th January 2017
From a super speedy phone charger to an electrically powered drive from London to Edinburgh - this supercapacitor means business
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Tune into The Royal Institution’s Christmas lectures to see BRL charge mobile phones through the power of pee

23rd December 2016
Watch all the weird and wonderful ways we can produce energy this Boxing Day
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Podshare: the new eco-friendly method of transport

21st December 2016
Ideal for small businesses and commuters alike, what's not to love about this trike?
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Meet Row-Bot: the machine that can eat

10th November 2016
What if a robot could turn dirty water into its own energy and simultaneously clean the environment?
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Real World Visuals: the people bringing data to life

4th November 2016
From mounds of litter to bubbles of CO2, what does our waste really look like?
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Communicate 2016 to bring together environment and digital experts at Bristol Zoo

29th September 2016
As well as providing a perfect arena for sharing ideas around environmental engagement, there will also be digital workshops open to all
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Can you go car free?

21st September 2016
Thursday 22 Sep is World Car Free Day and Slide is challenging the people of Bristol to take part!
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Bath:Hacked win £7k grant for project to help schools reduce energy usage

16th September 2016
The Energy Sparks collaboration will build an app to help schools better visualise their energy data
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Bristol BlueGreen's Rick Smith at the Science park

Bristol BlueGreen launches app that lets people monitor their own energy habits

19th August 2016
The app shows users what their energy consumption looks like and demonstrates how the BlueGreen voltage management device can save them money
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Fuel made from recycled plastic could power ship engines

11th August 2016
Researchers at the Bristol Robotics Lab are testing Plaxx, a fuel made from recycled plastic, on industrial and marine engines
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Plastic fantastic: crowd-funding campaign launched for device which creates recycled 3D printer ink

1st August 2016
Omnidynamics' desktop machine Strooder turns recyclable plastic into 3D-printing filament
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Profile: Signable and e-signature success

25th July 2016
Meet the Bristol-based startup who want to save you time, and save trees, with its electronic signature software
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UWE students first in UK to build fully electric aircraft

21st June 2016
New 'E-Conditions' mean a team of talented aerospace students at UWE can take part in experimental green-aircraft builds
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Live from the Hive! At-Bristol creates World’s first live tweeting honeybees

10th June 2016
The project aims to engage people in the life of honeybees whilst carrying out research comparing country and city hives
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