Powering Up Wales: £2.1 Million Boost for Net Zero Innovations

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Six innovative Welsh organisations have just secured a share of more than £2 million in funding from Innovate UK,[HW1]  propelling their efforts in driving net zero innovation across South West Wales. This is all part of the Net Zero Industry Launchpad for South West Wales, a programme developed by Innovate UK, the national innovation agency, … Continued

Insights and observations from EmpowerCymru 2024

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On Monday (11 March), Net Zero Industry Wales hosted its first EmpowerCymru event — a conference which brought together industry leaders, experts and key public sector officials alongside more than 160 attendees, for a day of discussion around Wales’ journey to net zero. A collection of images from the conference can be accessed here. Here … Continued

EmpowerCymru 2024 programme

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We are excited to share with you our expert speakers and panellists for EmpowerCymru… 10am: Registration 10.30am: Welcome 10.45am: EY introduction from Rohan Malik, UK&I Managing Partner – Government & Infrastructure followed by introduction to Net Zero Industry Wales from CEO, Ben Burggraaf 11am: Keynote 1 — Tom Glover, RWE UK Country Chair  11.30am: Keynote … Continued

EmpowerCymru joining instructions

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We are looking forward to welcoming you to #EmpowerCymru — a first of its kind event supporting Wales on its journey to net zero. Please find below a list of important information to consider ahead of the event. If you have any questions, please get in touch via NZIW@equinox.wales. 📅 Date and Time: Monday 11 … Continued

EmpowerCymru — industry powerhouses gather for Wales’ first event dedicated to supporting the transition to net zero

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Net Zero Industry Wales presents EmpowerCymru — an inspiring one-day event, that brings together industries, investors, public sector organisations and thought-leaders to discuss experiences and strategies to support Wales’ journey to net zero. The event, which will take place on Monday 11 March between 10am and 4pm at Cardiff’s Parkgate Hotel, will be split into … Continued

A net zero industry in Wales — why is it necessary?

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Wales, alongside a number of other countries, has made commitments to move to a net zero emissions economy. This is in response to climate science showing that in order to halt climate change, carbon emissions have to stop — reducing them is not sufficient. ‘Net zero’ means that any emissions are balanced by absorbing an … Continued

Put your business on the path to net zero — with the Flexible Skills Programme

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Welsh Government funding to develop your team’s net zero skills In July, the Welsh Government launched its new initiative, the Flexible Skills Programme: Net Zero Skills — to help employers across Wales start or progress their journeys towards net zero.  The initiative has been designed to address the growing need for sustainability practices in Welsh … Continued

£7.5m funding boost for South West Wales ‘Launchpad’

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The funding from UK Government will drive innovation and business growth in renewable technologies In autumn 2023, the UK Government infused £7.5m into ‘Launchpad: net zero industry, South West Wales’ — a partner project to drive innovation and business growth in renewable technologies in South West Wales. The programme was designed to build on the … Continued

Call for investment in CO2 shipping infrastructure in south Wales

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New report makes a strong economic case for UK Gov investment In December 2023 we released a study demonstrating a strong economic case for UK Government investment into CO2 shipping infrastructure in south Wales. The report — which we developed in conjunction with several of our member organisations, incl. RWE, Dragon LNG, Associated British Ports … Continued