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EPSRC Support by Research Area (End Use Energy Demand (Energy Efficiency)) in Theme (Energy)

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. The number and value of grants listed below reflects how the theme portfolio is described by this research area.

Please note: some research areas will appear under multiple themes. There is no unique, absolute, relationship between a research area and a theme.

Grant TitlePrincipal
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
Advanced building façade design for optimal delivery of end use energy demandWu, Dr YUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,653,108
Analytical Middleware for Informed Distribution Networks (AMIDiNe)Stephen, Dr BUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 703,091
Bio-CO2: Power Generation and Heat Recovery from Biomass with Advanced CO2 Thermodynamic Power Cycles and Novel Heat Exchanger DesignsGe, Professor YUniversity of South WalesFaculty of Computing, Eng. and Science 181,143
Boosting Reduction of Energy Intensity in cleaN STeelwork platfORMSpallina, Dr VUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 857,503
Boosting Reduction of Energy Intensity in cleaN STeelwork platfORMNorman, Dr J BUniversity of LeedsSchool of Earth and Environment 23,982
Boosting Reduction of Energy Intensity in cleaN STeelwork platfORMScott, Dr SAUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 424,196
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Piecyk, Dr MIUniversity of WestminsterSch of Architecture & Cities 672,888
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Cebon, Professor DUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 3,715,911
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Greening, Professor PKHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Social Sciences 1,808,252
Converter ArchitecturesYuan, Professor XUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 1,259,400
DecarboN8 - An integrated network to decarbonise transportMarsden, Professor GRUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 1,262,522
Decarbonising the UK's Freight TransportSmith, Dr TUCLBartlett Sch of Env, Energy & Resources 856,235
Decarbonising Transport through Electrification, a Whole System Approach (DTE)Cipcigan, Professor LMCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 915,858
Demand Side Renewables for Agricultural Base Load Energy (DeSiRABLE)James, Professor PABUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 207,470
Distributed pumped hydro for transforming energy and water accessBertram, Dr DUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 194,258
Distributional Effects of Dynamic Pricing for Responsive Electricity Demand (DEePRED)Torriti, Professor JUniversity of ReadingBuilt Environment 183,631
Energy Demographics: the role of demographic data in understanding UK's demand for energyOwen, Dr AUniversity of LeedsSchool of Earth and Environment 322,864
Energy Harvesting Triboelectric Nano-Generators for the Internet-of-ThingsSilva, Professor SRPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 632,627
Energy-Use Minimisation via High Performance Heat-Power-Cooling Conversion and Integration: A Holistic Molecules to Technologies to Systems ApproachMarkides, Professor CNImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 1,573,522
External Heat Engine mCHPRiffat, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 440,452
Innovative Light ELEctric Vehicles for Active and Digital TravEl (ELEVATE): reducing mobility-related energy demand and carbon emissionsBehrendt, Dr FUniversity of BrightonSchool of Media 1,395,162
Integrated Development of Low-Carbon Energy Systems (IDLES): A Whole-System Paradigm for Creating a National StrategyGreen, Prof. TImperial College LondonEnergy Futures Lab 7,047,665
Low Temperature Heat Recovery and Distribution Network Technologies (LoT-NET)Critoph, Professor REUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 5,388,928
LUSTER - London Urban Sub-Terrain Energy RecoveryMaidment, Professor GGLondon South Bank UniversitySch of Built Environment & Architecture 181,780
Measuring and Evaluating Time- and Energy-use Relationships (METER)Grunewald, Dr PUniversity of OxfordEnvironmental Change Institute SoGE 829,094
Minimising energy in constructionOrr, Dr JJUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 182,090
Nanomaterial-functionalised carbons for next-generation supercapacitor electrodesMiller, Dr TUCLChemistry 355,843
Optimising Energy Management in Industry - 'OPTEMIN'Tassou, Professor SBrunel University LondonInstitute of Energy Futures 1,642,830
Residential Electricity Demand: Peaks, Sequences of Activities and Markov chains (REDPeAk)Torriti, Professor JUniversity of ReadingBuilt Environment 615,782
Smart Meter Research PortalOreszczyn, Professor TUCLBartlett Sch of Env, Energy & Resources 5,938,853
Thermal Energy Challenge NetworkRoskilly, Professor APNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 303,989
Thermally Driven Heat Pump Based on an Integrated Thermodynamic Cycle for Low Carbon Domestic Heating (Therma-Pump)Yu, Professor ZUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 713,033
TransEnergy - Road to Rail Energy Exchange (R2REE)Stone, Professor DAUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,520,589
Transforming heat-recovery system performance by exploiting multi component turbine flowsWheeler, Dr AUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 798,716
UK Centre for Research on Energy DemandEyre, Professor NUniversity of OxfordEnvironmental Change Institute SoGE 19,435,274
UK participation in IEA EBC Annex 79: Occupant behaviour-centric building design and operationBleil de Souza, Dr CCardiff UniversityWelsh School of Architecture (ARCHI) 26,495

Total Number of Grants: 36
Total Value of Grants: £64,265,033

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).