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Professor Stephen Belcher and Professor Mark Goodwin

Met Office and University of Exeter sign environmental intelligence commitment at COP26

The Met Office and the University of Exeter have signed a landmark collaboration agreement at COP26, formally committing to further grow the work of the Joint Centre for Excellence in Environmental Intelligence .

The agreement sees the continuation of the Joint Centre, created in Exeter in December 2020, which brings together world-leading researchers from the University of Exeter...

Glasgow Science Centre, where the COP26 summit will be held

Exeter's Met Office hit with steep COP26 bill

The UK Met Office , based in Exeter, is one of at least three organisations to downgrade their presence at next month’s COP26 climate talks due to higher than expected costs, according to Politico .

The Met Office are sharing a joint space and events programme with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The three...

Made Tech wins place on £30m Government framework in South West

Public sector technology delivery provider Made Tech has been named as a supplier on a major UK Government framework.

The Met Office Delivery Partnership Framework has been set up by the organisation to support its ‘Strategic Actions’, including developing and nurturing capability partnerships, delivering a Common Met Office Data Platform, exploiting the future of data sciences and...

Met Office climate supercomputer to generate £13bn in economic value

One of the world's most powerful supercomputers is set to bring billions in economic value to the South West.

The Met Office, based in Exeter, announced it is partnering with Microsoft to build a weather forecasting supercomputer that will be among the world's 25 most powerful when it is up and running in the summer of 2022.

The government has said previously it is investing...