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Expert comment: Government's plan for 68% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

Professor Dave Greenwood, CEO WMG centre HVM Catapult and Director of Industrial Engagement comments on the Government announcement today, 4th December, that aims for at least 68% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by the end of the decade, compared to 1990 levels.

Fri 04 Dec 2020, 13:50 | Tags: environment, Climate change, WMG, Sciences

WMG welcomes Britishvolt establishing new HQ in Midlands

WMG, at the University of Warwick, welcomes the news that Britishvolt will be establishing their UK headquarters and R&D centre on the MIRA technology park in Warwickshire.

This move underlines the Midlands region's role as the UK's leading innovator in battery technology, building on investments and expertise at WMG and the UKBIC.

Fri 27 Nov 2020, 12:06 | Tags: environment, industry, WMG, batteries

Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030: WMG expert comment

The UK Prime Minister announced today a Ten Point Plan for a "green industrial revolution", including a ban on the sale of new cars that are wholly powered by diesel or petrol from 2030. Top experts from WMG at the University of Warwick comment on this story.


UK Government switching model for contact-tracing app - expert comment from Professor Carsten Maple

The UK Government has announced that it will switch its contact-tracing app to a model based on technology by Apple and Google. Professor Carsten Maple, of WMG at the University of Warwick, discusses the impact that this might make to public confidence in the app.

Thu 18 Jun 2020, 16:46 | Tags: Research, WMG

Why we need to stop panic buying - expert comment

Pictures of empty supermarket shelves, and stories of supermarkets putting limits on items dominates the news as people stockpile due to Coronavirus.
Jan Godsell, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Strategy at WMG, University of Warwick offers her expert comment on why it needs to stop.

Wed 18 Mar 2020, 15:36 | Tags: Supply Chains, Expert comment, WMG, Sciences, Food, coronavirus, Supermarket

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