2016 news announcements

Report highlights the value of NERC investment to the UK

NERC's latest Impact Report clearly demonstrates the importance of its investment in science, innovation and training in creating jobs and driving economic growth across the whole country and beyond.

1 Feb 2016

Energy, water, environment and food policy in the spotlight at new research centre backed by NERC

UK policy on energy, water, environment and food will be in the spotlight at a new research centre backed by NERC.

29 Jan 2016

NERC projects on oil and gas field decommissioning highlighted by Prime Minister

NERC's investment of £1 million to support the decommissioning of oil and gas fields was highlighted today by Prime Minister David Cameron.

28 Jan 2016

New director for science & innovation at NERC

Professor Tim Wheeler will be joining NERC at the start of April 2016 as our new director of science & innovation.

27 Jan 2016

NERC announces new strategic partnership with Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

NERC has joined forces with Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water to help tackle future environmental challenges in managing water resources and provide vital data to decision-makers.

15 Jan 2016

Four NERC colleagues get royal recognition

NERC is pleased to announce that four colleagues have been recognised in the Queen's New Year Honours list 2016.

4 Jan 2016