Lancaster Environment Centre
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Study with the Graduate School for the Environment, which harnesses the power of three of the world’s foremost research organisations to give students the best possible chance of enjoying productive, impactful and influential careers.
New research uses people-powered panel to show government how to save energy in UK homes
Lancaster University researchers have launched the results of a new citizens’ panel project which aims to inform government of the policies, support and incentives homeowners need to lower emissions and save money on energy bills.
New LEC Director – from soil microbiology to multidisciplinary collaborations that make a positive difference
Bringing people together across disciplines and continents and giving everyone a voice to support sustainable, resilient and equitable futures, is the ambition of the Lancaster Environment Centre’s new director.
Our research challenges provide a focus for our fundamental and applied research, ensuring our work helps provide the underlying knowledge needed to find effective solutions.
Our research groups include a wide range of researchers from the natural and social scientists. They work in multi-disciplinary teams within, across and beyond these groups to help find solutions to the big global environmental challenges.