Never mind “How Green Was My Valley?” – the Welsh valleys these days are bursting with green technology, from the Centre for AlternativeTechnology in Machynlleth to the development of low carbon technologies, all along the Hydrogen Highway to a green energy training centre at Tredegar.

The following video takes a look at the Wales Institute for Sustainable Education (don’t worry, it’s in English):

Innovation in Wales

We find inventors in Wales showcasing their ideas at a seminar organised by the Intellectual Property Office at Cardiff City Stadium.

“Innovation is our watchword” is the slogan of the Global Academy, the University of Wales programme that supports projects aimed at improving innovation inWales through research, development and commercialisation.

The Welsh Assembly Government’s has a section of its website dedicated to providing support for business in Wales, a useful hub of information for budding entrepreneurs.

“Innovation is our watchword” is the slogan of the Global Academy

Reach for the stars

Wales’ first ‘space ambassador’, Cardiff University astronomer, Dr Paul Roche is on a mission to inspire the younger generation to pursue careers in the spaceindustry.

Women entrepreneurs are leading the way for female business leaders at the University of Glamorgan with an event organised by the Women’s Entrepreneurship Hub at the Glamorgan Business School.