Energy, Society and Place Research Unit

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham

ESPRU strengthens impacts on energy vulnerability agenda

Our Unit’s engagement in the fuel poverty domain is to be further enhanced by a two-day UKERC Meeting Place international seminar and symposium; funding for this activity was confirmed just … Continue reading

09/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Stefan Bouzarovski delivers guest lectures at College of Europe

ESPRU co-ordinator Stefan Bouzarovski delivered two guest lectures at events organised by the College of Europe in Bruges. In September, he spoke about energy security in the European Union at … Continue reading

09/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Upcoming conference sessions on ‘Politicising energy consumption’

ESPRU members Stefan Bouzarovski and Rosie Day will co-organise a group of sessions on ‘Politicising energy consumption’ at the forthcoming Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers. The other … Continue reading

28/10/2012 · Leave a comment

New major research project to focus on digital technologies and low carbon lifestyles

Dan van der Horst and Rosie Day have won EPSRC funding for a five-year research project in conjunction with Coventry University. Starting in December 2012 and with an overall budget … Continue reading

17/10/2012 · 2 Comments

ESPRU researcher recognised among world’s top 25

Komalirani Yenneti has been selected as one of the 25 winning scientists out of 403 applications from 69 countries in the Green Talents-2012 competition by the German Federal Ministry of Education … Continue reading

14/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Short report and photos from the workshop on ‘Evaluating local residential and business energy consumption’ now available

A brief narrative report with photos from the workshop on ‘Evaluating local residential and business energy consumption’ that took place in Birmingham on the 20th of September 2012 is now … Continue reading

01/10/2012 · Leave a comment

ESPRU doctoral researchers obtain funding to host Energy Security Challenges and Transitions Symposium

Rachel Mulhall and Komali Yenneti have been successful in attaining funding from the Midlands Energy Graduate School to host a series of paper sessions, workshops and poster presentations on Energy … Continue reading

27/09/2012 · Leave a comment