The Cleantech East Network

Is It Possible to Electrify the Broads?

Is It Possible to Electrify the Broads? This is a question that is crucial to one of our current innovation platforms, The Electrification of the Broads. On 24th April 2020 the working group for this innovation platform held its first meeting. The point of the project...

What is Graphene?

Graphene as the Next Super Material I first learnt about graphene at a meeting with several of our Cleantech East businesses. It was mentioned in passing as a potential solution that one business was exploring to reduce weight in an aircraft it was designing. This...

5 steps to make your racing career dream come true

5 steps to make your racing career dream come true

Like many other sports the earlier you get into the sport the, the bigger your advantage is as you will be spotted by teams and sponsors.  1.Go Karting Rent a kart and try it out a few times to see if its for you and if you actually enjoy it-while racing sounds fun...

Spotlight on Spark EV

Spotlight on Spark EV

Who are spark and what do they do? Spark Tech are a company which aim to improve the trust between humans and electric vehicles. This is because there can be erratic display and range fluctuations which happen during test drives therefore holding back EV sales. It is...

Local Highschools win 3D Printer for STEM project ideas

Local Highschools win 3D Printer for STEM project ideas

Above: Framingham Earl's winning team who created their very own alternative to plastic - Milk Plastic! A team of Year 9’s from Springwood Highschool and a team of Year 7’s from Framingham Earl High were this year’s winners of Cleantech East’s annual Cleantech...