Dr Marie Cowan awarded the Energy Group Medal by the Geological Society
This award is presented annually to individuals with a geoscience background who have made an outstanding contribution to the energy industry
BGS appoints new members to Science Advisory Committee
Four new members’ three-year terms begin in June 2023.
Island groundwater management in the Philippines: part two — Bacolod
In the second part of their Philippines update, BGS’s Andy Barkwith and Andy McKenzie meet up with other BGS staff members to continue their outreach work.
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The Pebble Spotter’s Guide: how to collect pebbles
BGS's Clive Mitchell on spotting, collecting and identifying the pebbles you can find on Britain's beaches.
Lithium resources and their potential to support battery supply chains in Africa
A new BGS report reviews known resources of lithium and engagement in the battery supply chain across key African countries.
Engineers invited to take part in survey to improve understanding of cost estimates for UK brownfield sites
Quantity surveyors and civil engineers have until the end of July to take part in a survey that will help to improve the accuracy of indicative cost estimates for UK brownfield sites.
Using satellite imagery for emergency disaster response
BGS has a long history of assisting relief efforts by providing satellite maps, data and interpretation to those affected by disasters, helping to identify hazardous areas to avoid.
Core Store solar project supports BGS net zero targets
A large new solar panel array on the roof of the BGS Core Store is expected to result in a significant reduction in our carbon footprint.
Scientists test a new model to understand and forecast seismicity induced by hydraulic fracturing operations
Encouraging new research could bring scientists a step closer to being able to forecast earthquakes induced by human activity.
Critical raw materials podcast
In this episode we discuss critical raw materials and the crucial role they will play as we move to a low-to-zero carbon economy
Unlocking the deep geothermal energy potential of the Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
How understanding the subsurface beneath our towns and cities may allow us to access geothermal energy for heating homes and powering the UK.