Our range of research projects engages in a variety of ways with a number of core topics.

Follow the links below for more information on these topics and for related events, resources and projects.

Research Topics

District Heating

District heating: urban heat infrastructure raises challenging questions of governance, regulation, finance, user protection, planning and coordination.

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Energy Efficiency

Understanding barriers and enablers to delivery of energy efficiency in buildings in the domestic and non-domestic sectors.

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Governance and organisation

The governance and organisation of energy systems is critical to meeting our climate protection targets, but is often under-examined.

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Valuing Energy

How is the value of energy understood by different actors, and what are the implications of these differences for decision making?

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