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Energy

The Energy Research Group within the Engineering Department is the focal point for energy-related research, which includes the Renewable Energy Group (LUREG).

We are concerned with the technological, environmental, economic and social impacts of energy technologies. The group is engaged with a wide range of cutting-edge fundamental and applied research activities in sustainable energy utilisation, including renewable energy technologies. The group undertakes research in a number of core areas of both mainstream and renewable energy technologies, specifically in Bioenergy Utilisation, Combustion and Fuels, Electricity System, Hydro Power and Fluid Machinery, Wave and Tidal Energy, Wind Energy and other cleaner energy utilisation technologies.