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Join us: KTP Associate: Residential Atmospheric Moisture Diagnostics

Join us: KTP Associate: Residential Atmospheric Moisture Diagnostics

26 September 2016

The UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering (IEDE) is located within The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER). UCL IEDE pursues a deeper understanding of the part played by choices relating to buildings and the urban environment in tackling some of the greatest challenges facing mankind, in ...

Hinkley Point to be obsolete within a decade, UCL analysis suggests

Hinkley Point to be obsolete within a decade, UCL analysis suggests

16 September 2016

The planned Hinkley Point C nuclear plant will be outpaced by cheaper, lower-carbon energy sources that will render it largely obsolete within a decade of opening, new University College London analysis published today indicates.

The analysis, based on National Grid’s own energy scenarios, shows that by 2030 wind and ...

The UCL Energy and Development Group launches as a UCL interdepartmental initiative

The UCL Energy and Development Group launches as a UCL interdepartmental initiative

In 2015, a number of UCL academics working on energy access challenges in the global South began meeting informally to discuss common research interests.  As a result of these discussions the UCL Energy ...

Members of UCL Energy Institute pay tribute to Dr Gill Owen

Members of UCL Energy Institute pay tribute to Dr Gill Owen

Members of UCL Energy Institute pay tribute to Dr Gill Owen, Senior Teaching Fellow, Engineering Science at UCL Australia and former visiting researcher at UCL-Energy who passed away 27 August. 

New UCL-Energy and Carbon War Room study finds that efficient ships save millions but the market fails to reward the owners

New UCL-Energy and Carbon War Room study finds that efficient ships save millions but the market fails to reward the owners

Researchers from UCL Energy Institute (UCL) and Carbon War Room (CWR) have confirmed that vessels with high design efficiency leave millions in the pockets of fuel payers. However, the market often fails to ...

Join us: Research Associate in Energy Systems Modelling

Join us: Research Associate in Energy Systems Modelling

The UCL Energy Institute develops and undertakes research in the areas of energy-demand reduction and energy systems, to improve energy security and facilitate a transition to a low-carbon economy. The UCL Institute for ...

UCL, Bloomsbury and
East London Doctoral Training Partnership announced as part of ESRC new
 Doctoral Training Network

UCL, Bloomsbury and East London Doctoral Training Partnership announced as part of ESRC new  Doctoral Training Network

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has announced a new Doctoral Training Network which significantly widens access for postgraduates to ESRC funding across the UK. The new Network consists of 14 Doctoral ...

Join us: Research Associate in Air Transportation

Join us: Research Associate in Air Transportation

The Energy Institute is the leading academic research body on energy demand in the UK with particular strengths in energy demand in buildings, international transport and whole energy systems modeling It brings together ...

Join us: Research and Contracts Administrator

Join us: Research and Contracts Administrator

The UCL Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources is comprised of four Institutes, Energy Institute, Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering, Institute for Sustainable Heritage and Institute for Sustainable Resources, that deliver ...

Fully funded PhD Studentship in Energy Networks and Big Data

Fully funded PhD Studentship in Energy Networks and Big Data

The UCL Energy Institute is a multidisciplinary school within the Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources, with around 70 faculty and staff. It brings together multidisciplinary teams, providing critical mass and capacity ...

UCL-Energy Urban Transport and Energy Group launch London Mobility Survey: Innovation in mobility and travel surveying

UCL-Energy Urban Transport and Energy Group launch London Mobility Survey: Innovation in mobility and travel surveying

The Urban Transport and Energy Group are inviting Londoners to participate in a new survey to analyse London's travel habits and preferences for new mobility services. Through a state-of-the-art smartphone based application ...

Congratulations to UCL-Energy doctoral researcher Paula Morgenstern on completing her PhD viva

Congratulations to UCL-Energy doctoral researcher Paula Morgenstern on completing her PhD viva

On 29 June, PhD student Paula Morgenstern presented her thesis titled ‘Understanding hospital electricity use: an end-use(r) perspective.’ Paula was supervised by Paul Ruyssevelt (Primary) and Rokia Raslan (secondary). Following the viva ...

wholeSEM’s UK TIMES model used by DECC to set ambitious new fifth carbon budget with a target to reduce emissions 57% by early 2030

wholeSEM’s UK TIMES model used by DECC to set ambitious new fifth carbon budget with a target to reduce emissions 57% by early 2030

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), in agreement with the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), have announced an ambitious new carbon budget proposing that the fifth budgetary period covering 2028 to ...

UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

UK vote to leave EU: UCL statement

UCL President & Provost, Professor Michael Arthur: The outcome of the referendum is now known. While UCL did not take a formal position during the referendum campaign, I have given my personal view and ...

Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

UCL-Energy is delighted to announce the promotion of Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett to the role of Professor within the Faculty of the Built Environment. 

“EU Referendum: Environmental & climate change consequences for the built environment” UCL-Energy & The Edge hold expert panel discussion

“EU Referendum: Environmental & climate change consequences for the built environment” UCL-Energy & The Edge hold expert panel discussion

A panel of 6 research and professional experts convened by the Edge and the UCL Energy Institute presented factual evidence on how EU membership affects the UK's built environment and what the ...

Welcome to the UCL-Energy Term 3 newsletter

Welcome to the UCL-Energy Term 3 newsletter

This June marks the seventh year since the UCL Energy Institute was launched in June 2009 and as we come to the end of UCL-Energy’s 2015/2016 academic year we can reflect ...

Join us: School Communications Manager

Join us: School Communications Manager

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER), is home to the Faculty’s Institutes that specialise in Energy, Environment, Resources and Heritage, and the staff and students that work within and ...

The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group launches as a joint initiative between UCL-Energy and UCL ISR

The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group launches as a joint initiative between UCL-Energy and UCL ISR

The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group was launched on 6 May 2016. The first meeting of the group focused on the group’s aims and objectives, and provided an opportunity for economists from ...

Congratulations to UCL-Energy student Will Usher on completing his PhD viva

Congratulations to UCL-Energy student Will Usher on completing his PhD viva

On 16 May, Will presented his thesis titled ‘The value of learning about critical energy systems uncertainties.’ Will was supervised by Neil Strachan (primary), Ilkka Keppo (secondary). Will has also recently accepted a ...

UCL-Energy co-authors final report ‘Selecting Indicators to Measure Energy Poverty’ as part of European Commission project

UCL-Energy co-authors final report ‘Selecting Indicators to Measure Energy Poverty’ as part of European Commission project

The recently published European Commission (EC) report was co-authored by UCL-Energy Senior Researchers Steve Pye, Ian Hamilton, Paolo Agnolucci and David Grover. This report is part of a European Commission Pilot Project titled ...

Join us: Senior Research and Contracts Administrator

Join us: Senior Research and Contracts Administrator

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources requires senior level support for its research, contracts and consultancy activity. Working closely with the School Management team, the post holder will contribute to the ...

Join us: Lecturer in Energy and Transport

Join us: Lecturer in Energy and Transport

The UCL Energy Institute (UCL-Energy) is the University’s mechanism for bringing together a wide range of perspectives, understandings and procedures in energy research, transcending the boundaries between academic disciplines. It brings together ...

UCL-Energy at the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s 69th Marine Environment Protection Committee

UCL-Energy at the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s 69th Marine Environment Protection Committee

On 18 through the 22nd April, the UN’s body responsible for regulating shipping, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), met for the 69th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC). This meeting ...

CO2 emissions for every ship for every hour, now that's big data!

CO2 emissions for every ship for every hour, now that's big data!

Researchers at UCL Energy Institute use the methodology they developed for the Third IMO GHG Study 2014 and AIS data to estimate emissions from five different ship types and display this in a ...