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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 (£)
A Network for Heating and Cooling Research to Enable a Net-Zero Carbon Future (H+C Zero Network)Smallbone, Dr AJDurham, University ofEngineering 1,159,698
A versatile PCM energy storage system for building applications (Versatile PCM)Riffat, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 829,926
Advanced building façade design for optimal delivery of end use energy demandWu, Professor YUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,653,108
Advanced hybrid thermochemical-compression seasonal solar energy storage and heat pump system (Solar S&HP)Ma, Dr ZDurham, University ofEngineering 1,013,966
Algorithms for Industrial Demand-Side Management Under UncertaintyTsay, Dr CImperial College LondonComputing 350,543
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 YLondon South Bank UniversitySch of Built Environment & Architecture 37,408
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 2018-2023Greening, Professor PKHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Social Sciences 1,808,252
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
Comfort and Climate Box (CCB)Hewitt, Professor NJUniversity of UlsterSch of Built Environment 202,577
Converter ArchitecturesYuan, Professor XUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 1,259,400
Data-Smart Building Case StudiesRuyssevelt, Professor PAUCLBartlett Sch of Env, Energy & Resources 202,117
DecarboN8 - An integrated network to decarbonise transportMarsden, Professor GRUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 1,334,522
DEcarbonisation of Low TemperAture Process Heat Industry, DELTA PHIEames, Professor PCLoughborough UniversityCREST 2,004,075
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
Delivering net zero - the role of researchBarrett, Professor JUniversity of LeedsSchool of Earth and Environment 321,597
DMS-EPSRC Stochastic Nonsmooth Analysis For Energy HarvestingYurchenko, Dr DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 339,549
E-Drone: Transforming the energy demand of supply chains through integrated UAV-to-land logistics for 2030Cherrett, Professor TUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 1,503,703
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
EPSRC-SFI: Blockchain transactions in the electricity industry: beyond tokenised energyMorstyn, Dr TUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 176,553
External Heat Engine mCHPRiffat, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 440,452
Flexible Air Source Heat pump for domestic heating decarbonisation (FASHION)Yu, Professor ZUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,149,352
Geothermal Energy from Mines and Solar-Geothermal heat (GEMS)van Hunen, Professor JDurham, University ofEarth Sciences 1,421,761
Heat Accumulation from Renewables with Valid Energy Storage and Transformation - HARVESTLi, Professor YUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,504,773
Heat Pump Fully Integrated with Thermochemical Store (HP-FITS)Critoph, Professor RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 1,297,418
Industrial waste heat recovery using supercritical carbon dioxide cycles (SCOTWOHR)Sayma, Professor ACity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 767,859
Innovative Light ELEctric Vehicles for Active and Digital TravEl (ELEVATE): reducing mobility-related energy demand and carbon emissionsHeinen, Dr EUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 1,392,602
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
Integrated heating and cooling networks with heat-sharing-enabled smart prosumersQadrdan, Dr MCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 856,109
LATENT: RESIDENTIAL HEAT AS AN ENERGY SYSTEM SERVICEJames, Professor PABUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 1,314,091
Low Temperature Heat Recovery and Distribution Network Technologies (LoT-NET)Critoph, Professor RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 5,388,928
Measuring and Evaluating Time- and Energy-use Relationships (METER)Grunewald, Dr PUniversity of OxfordEnvironmental Change Institute SoGE 829,094
Net Zero Geothermal Research for District Infrastructure Engineering (NetZero GeoRDIE)Manning, Professor DACNewcastle UniversitySch of Natural & Environmental Sciences 1,276,276
Ocean Renewable energy FuelMamlouk, Dr MNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 1,186,784
Ocean-Fuel - Ocean Renewable Energy FuelsREBrennan, Professor FPUniversity of StrathclydeNaval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Eng 1,783,051
Ocean-REFuel - Ocean Renewable Energy FuelsValera-Medina, Dr ACardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 1,035,361
Ocean-REFuel - Ocean Renewable Energy FuelsShah, Professor NImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 939,297
Ocean-REFuel - Ocean Renewable Energy FuelsWalker, Professor GSUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,710,223
Reducing End Use Energy Demand in Commercial Settings Through Digital InnovationFriday, Professor ALancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 1,625,666
Reducing the Global ICT Footprint via Self-adaptive Large-scale ICT SystemsGarraghan, Dr PLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 832,044
Residential Electricity Demand: Peaks, Sequences of Activities and Markov chains (REDPeAk)Torriti, Professor JUniversity of ReadingBuilt Environment 615,782
SaFEGround - Sustainable, Flexible and Efficient Ground-source heating and cooling systemsTaborda, Dr DMGImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 1,520,505
SCOTWOHR - INDUSTRIAL WASTE HEAT RECOVERY USING SUPERCRITICAL CARBON DIOXIDE CYCLESTassou, Professor SBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 707,925
Smart Composite Material for Advanced Building Fenestration to Enhance Energy EfficiencyTAHIR, Dr AAUniversity of ExeterEngineering 1,338,137
Smart Energy Research LabOreszczyn, Professor TUCLBartlett Sch of Env, Energy & Resources 5,938,853
Sorption Heat Pump SystemsCritoph, Professor RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 303,551
Sustainable Heavy Duty Truck, Marine and Rail TransportCairns, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,107,082
Towards Zero Carbon Aviation (TOZCA)Schafer, Professor AWUCLBartlett Sch of Env, Energy & Resources 1,379,863
Towards Zero-Carbon Aviation (TOZCA)Rap, Dr AUniversity of LeedsSchool of Earth and Environment 823,997
Turbo Green BurnerNikolaidis, Dr TCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 95,529
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
Zero Emission Cold-Chain(ZECC) - Building the Road to Sustainable Cold-Chain Systems for Food ResiliencePeters, Professor TUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,465,929
Zero-Carbon Emission Integrated Cooling, Heating and Power (ICHP) NetworksRoskilly, Professor APDurham, University ofEngineering 1,151,541

Total Number of Grants: 60
Total Value of Grants: £93,031,416

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