£2 million digital accelerator programme to boost UK manufacturing sustainability

Penny Horwood
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Decarbonisation depends on digitisation

The Made Smarter Innovation Sustainability Accelerator (MSISA), will accelerate the adoption of digital solutions such as AI to tackle major sustainability challenges in manufacturing.

Globally, manufacturing and production account for approximately one fifth of overall carbon emissions, and the UK continues to contribute a fair share of them. In fact, the manufacturing sector co...

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