Energy

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Re-energising the North workshops: fostering new interdisciplinary collaborations to address today's biggest energy challenges

Our review of the workshops

Energy

A sustainable energy future

Energy Leeds is working to tackle one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century – to develop and maintain clean, secure and affordable supplies as part of a sustainable energy future.

The University has a vibrant community of energy researchers and is equipped to tackle the energy challenge by drawing on scientific, technical, environmental, economic, political and societal and behavioural expertise. This gives us a distinctive capability to understand whole energy systems from an inter-disciplinary perspective.

We are working to advance research in key areas including bioenergy, nuclear energy, oil and gas, transport, energy demand and efficiency and low carbon transitions. We host a number of specialist facilities, and with a strong track record of working with industry, business and government we are at the forefront of society’s transition to a sustainable energy future.

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Collaborative Energy Research

Energy Leeds members are conducting vital research to solve some of the 21st century's most pressing challenges, collaborating with local and international partners in industry, policy and academia.

Study energy with us

You can study a wide range of energy related courses, at undergraduateMasters and PhD level. Research degrees include our EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Fluid Dynamics