Is building-integrated energy storage a good idea?
Dr S R Allen
30 April 2019
Fossil-fuelled energy use represents around 80% of global greenhouse (GHG) emissions, a huge proportion of which is used to heat and power our buildings.
Localised energy generation and storage for EV fleet vehicle charging
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Centre (LSCM)
Dr E Ballantyne, Prof D Stone
17 June 2019
Continued population growth has lead to increased transport demands, to, from, and within urban areas. This has significantly impacted upon urban air quality, resulting in increased pressure to improve air quality and address sources of pollution from transport.
A study of operational flexibility of nuclear power plants coupled with energy storage
Dr W Zhang, Dr L Li, Prof Y Chen
12 April 2019
The proposed research project is aiming at overview, synthesis and evaluation of various energy storage options that could be integrated with nuclear power plant systems so that they can be operated in a more flexible way to serve as a more economical and secure power generation.
Low Carbon Powertrain with Flywheel Energy Storage
Dr M Herfatmanesh, Dr L Li
12 April 2019
The scientific excellence of this project is related to the development of an advanced powertrain with flywheel energy storage to improve the fuel economy and reduce the exhaust emissions.