Tag: nottingham

Addressing retrofit issues with real life answers

Professor Richard Bull, Deputy Dean of the School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment at Nottingham Trent University, discusses the launch of the Centre for Sustainable Construction & Retrofit.

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Centre for sustainable construction and retrofit to launch in Nottingham

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is opening a £1.5m centre for sustainable construction and retrofit. The Centre for Sustainable Construction and Retrofit will develop solutions, skills and support locally and nationally to enable the transition to net zero within the built environment sector. This will take the form of new courses and skills training, socio-technical research […]

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University of Nottingham receives £1.3m to develop low-carbon energy storage system to supply on-demand heat

The University of Nottingham has received £1.3m to develop a novel, low-carbon energy storage system to supply cheap, on-demand heat. The technology will help to decarbonise the buildings sector, while also addressing issues of fuel poverty and pollution. The project aims to overcome technical challenges that currently limit the capabilities of conventional thermochemical energy storage systems. Simultaneously, the researchers will investigate […]

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