The 16 homes, on the site of a former care home, have been designed to maximise solar gain and will use a combination of innovative… Read More »Construction starts on homes that will generate, store & release their own energy
Chancellor of the Exchequer Announces £36 Million UK Funding for Swansea University Clean Energy Innovation
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP has announced new £36 million UK Government funding to develop clean energy innovation at… Read More »Chancellor of the Exchequer Announces £36 Million UK Funding for Swansea University Clean Energy Innovation
A schematic of photonic phenomenon observed in perovskite solar cells due to the doping of high conducting ZnO nanoparticle in absorber layer Perovskite solar cells… Read More »NOVEL METHOD FOR PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS REPRESENTS AN IMPORTANT STEP TOWARDS COMMERCIALISATION
Humankind is on the brink of significant climate change and material resource shortages. We have reached the limits of our traditional ‘take-make-dispose’ linear economic models… Read More »Adopting Circular Economy Principles into Complex Photovoltaic Design
Solar cells convert the ubiquitous power of the sun into electricity, making them an especially attractive source of sustainable energy. To do so, however, the… Read More »Breakthrough in Improving the Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells
The team at SPECIFIC has been working alongside the Swansea University Engineering Department and Queen Mary University of London to produce a paper on thermoelectric… Read More »The World’s First ‘Thin-Film Tin Selenide’ Thermoelectric Generator
We are delighted to announce that the Active Classroom has continued its winning streak; picking up its 7th award since completion in 2016. Last night… Read More »Winners of ‘Outstanding Research & Innovation Collaboration’ at Swansea R&I Awards
The UK’s first energy-positive office, which generates more solar energy than it consumes, will be opened at Swansea University on 21st June.
We’re delighted to announce that The Active Classroom has received huge recognition at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Wales Awards tonight (Wednesday 23rd May); which was held at the Radisson Blu, Cardiff.