Sustainability Research Institute

Our Research Groups and Centres

Centres

The ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy (CCCEP) brings together some of the world's leading researchers on climate change economics and policy, from many different disciplines. It was established in 2008 and its first phase ended on 30 September 2013. Its second phase commenced on 1 October 2013.The Centre is hosted jointly by the University of Leeds and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and is chaired by Professor Lord Stern of Brentford. It is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).The Centre’s mission is to advance public and private action on climate change through rigorous, innovative research.

More information:  http://www.cccep.ac.uk

The UK Energy Research Centre is a joint research council initiative that carries out world-class research into sustainable future energy systems. It is the hub of UK energy research bringing together a number of core academics partners in the UK. University of Leeds is one of these partners leading the 'Energy, Economy and Societal Preferences' theme.

More information: www.ukerc.ac.uk

CIE-MAP brings together the four leading UK universities of Bath, Cardiff, Leeds and Nottingham Trent with a range of expertise in engineering, economics, psychology, design, political science and governance. Funded by the Research Council’s Energy Programme, CIE-MAP forms one of six centres focuses on reducing energy demand in the UK.

More information: http://www.ukindemand.ac.uk/about-us/introduction-material-efficiency