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.

News

Special Issue for selected papers from ICEC 2022

ECCD’s Professor AbuBakr Bahaj, Dr Tom Rushby and Dr Philip Turner are editing a special issue of Energies (ISSN 1996-1073) for Selected Papers from International Conference on Evolving Cities 2022 (ICEC 2022).

Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Evolving Cities

ECCD publish the peer-reviewed open access proceedings of the annual International Conference on Evolving Cities.

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.

ECCD attend Future Towns Innovation Hub launch

The Energy and Climate Change Division attended and exhibited at the Future Towns Innovation Hub launch. 

ECCD present at Portsmouth City Council’s BIG Climate Conversation

The Energy and Climate Change Division attended Portsmouth City Council’s Big Climate Conversation held at Portsmouth Guildhall on 9 and 10 November 2021.

ECCD exhibit at The Big Sustainability Expo (Southampton) 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.

ECCD attend the Business Innovation South Expo

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.

Events

International Conference on Evolving Cities 2022

ECCD are pleased to announce that the next International Conference on Evolving Cities (ICEC 2022) will be taking place on the 13th-15th July 2022

ECCD Seminar Series

ECCD virtual seminar runs every Wednesday lunchtime from 13:30-14:00 on Microsoft Teams with a 20 minute talk from a member of ECCD or an invited speaker.

Sustainable Energy Research Group (SERG)

Energy and Climate Change Division (ECCD)

Contact ECCD

Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 2051

Boldrewood Campus
University of Southampton
S016 7QF