School CO2lutions

Posted on June 17th, 2014

What is School CO2lutions? The School CO2lutions project will be run with Climate Change Centre Reading, a local organisation driving Readings bid for the European Green Capital Awards in 2017 to develop our Berkshire-wide educational program. School CO2lutions is limited to 6 schools,  3 in Bracknell and 3 in Reading; participating schools will have the chance to […]

Thames Valley Vision- The future energy challenges

Posted on June 6th, 2014

Last Thursday 29th May Gordon Hewitt, Mark Stannard and Alistair Steele presented an overview and update of the Thames Valley Vision project at The IET Berkshire Local Network Event. Mark Stannard opened the presentation with an overview of how the Thames Valley Vision project looks to understand, anticipate and support the customers connected to our electricity network ( Mark […]

Peter Grindrod on 5 Live Science

Posted on June 6th, 2014

Listen to University of Oxford Professor, Peter Grindrod’s live discussion on the Thames Valley Vision, the challenges we look to address and the role that mathematics can play in building a smarter, more flexible electricity network. Professor Grindrod’s podcast begins by addressing how a greater demand for electricity, innovative technologies and variable generation pose new challenges onto […]