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Recent Publications from Whole Systems Energy Modelling consortium (WholeSEM)

last modified Aug 10, 2017 11:28 AM
A new report has been published by the Whole Systems Energy Modelling consortium (WholeSEM) examining key issues and priorities relating to the UK water-energy nexus under climate change.
Recent Publications from Whole Systems Energy Modelling consortium (WholeSEM)

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The report was co-authored by Professor Dick Fenner with Dr Dennis Konadu, Professor Keith Richards and Professor Julian Allwood and is based on a series of invited contributions from industry specialists who participated in a recent workshop to examine potential future challenges with water and energy system interdependencies in the UK. A number of recommendations are made including the need for institutional reform  all levels  - in research, disciplinary structures, organisations, adminiistration and regulation, to enable multi-disciplinary approaches to key management questions  and to institutionalise a process of testing single-discipline decision making across the boundaries of other disciplines. A similar report on UK land and energy interactions was published previously. Both reports are available here:

 UK Water- Energy Nexus under climate change Report

wholeSEM Report- Modelling energy systems

 wholeSEM website: http://www.wholesem.ac.uk/

 

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Recent Publications from Whole Systems Energy Modelling consortium (WholeSEM)

Aug 10, 2017

A new report has been published by the Whole Systems Energy Modelling consortium (WholeSEM) examining key issues and priorities relating to the UK water-energy nexus under climate change.

ESD MPhil Dissertation Conference and Annual Dinner 2017

Jul 25, 2017

Many thanks to all the current students who took part in the annual dissertation conference - 17-19th July 2017.

ESD MPhil Dissertation Conference July 2017

Jul 06, 2017

The MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development Dissertation Presentations will be held on 17 – 19 July 2017 in LT0, Engineering Department

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