Energy and Climate Change Division
Sustainable development sits at the core of the activities of the Energy and Climate Change Division (ECCD). The Division conducts world-changing research and provides training for future generations of engineers, scientists, and decision-makers to support societal needs and as such contribute to the University of Southampton’s vision of changing the world for the better. ECCD is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences and comprises the Sustainable Energy Research Group (SERG) and the Coastal and Climate Research Group. Our work supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with fundamental and applied research across our six of the following research themes.
ECCD undertake research for the NFRC building resilience of roofing technologies in a changing climate report
NFRC report presents research undertaken by ECCD investigating the impact that climate change will have on roofs covering the existing stock of buildings across the UK.
The Energy and Climate Change Division attended Portsmouth City Council’s Big Climate Conversation held at Portsmouth Guildhall on 9 and 10 November 2021.
The Energy and Climate Change Division exhibit at The Big Sustainability Expo (Southampton) 2021 held at St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton on Thursday 28th October.
The Energy and Climate Change Division exhibited at the Business Innovation South Expo held at Hilton Hotel, Ageas Bowl, Southampton on the 15th September 2021.
In a new ECCD/CREDS blog post, Ben Anderson and Tom Rushby ask ‘Who needs flexibility anyway?’ in response to ongoing research on price-driven consumer flexibility in the electricity sector.