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The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (ISR) generates knowledge in the globally sustainable use of natural resources and trains the future leaders of this field. Our definition of resources is broad, and our research approach is equally inclusive, bringing together experts from across UCL. We are part of The Bartlett: UCL’s global faculty of the built environment.

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Blogging for British Science Week!

Blogging for British Science Week!

13 March 2015


The British Science Week 2015 held ten-day programme to celebrate British science, technology, engineering and maths. The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER) got involved with the celebrations by posting a ...
Launching UCL ISR's New Future Energy Blog

Launching UCL ISR's New Future Energy Blog

12 March 2015

"We have known for some time that to limit global warming, some of the world’s fossil fuel reserves are going to have to stay in the ground. All of the carbon dioxide ...
Role of shale gas in UK low-carbon transition should not be taken for granted, say experts

Role of shale gas in UK low-carbon transition should not be taken for granted, say experts

Academics from University College London and the University of Warwick will today publish an opinion piece based on research funded by the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) advising policymakers that, because of continuing ...
Research Catalyst Grants

Research Catalyst Grants

The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources and UCL Grand Challenge for Human Wellbeing invite applications for grants of up to £10,000 from UCL staff, as part of the 2015 ‘Global Food Security ...
Study identifies which fossil fuel reserves must stay in the ground to avoid dangerous climate change

Study identifies which fossil fuel reserves must stay in the ground to avoid dangerous climate change

A third of oil reserves, half of gas reserves and over 80% of current coal reserves globally should remain in the ground and not be used before 2050 if global warming is to ...

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Resources:Framed 2015

Resources:Framed 2015

31 March 2015


Returning for a third consecutive year, this year's Resources:Framed Photography Competition celebrates the 2015 launch of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and the UN's commitment to sustainable development and ...