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Our academic and industrial collaborations range from small-scale projects with an individual company or institution, to large-scale involvement in multi-national consortia.

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Inaugural Lecture

Inaugural Lecture Prof Michael Pollitt: In Search of ‘Good’ Energy Policy: The Social Limits to Technological Solutions to Energy & Climate Problems

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Special Notice

Shell and Churchill College Research Prize The Shell Prize will be given to the best research proposal from a Post Doctoral researcher, graduate or undergraduate student from Churchill College for research in the STEM. The focus on the themes is Energy (oil and gas, solar etc), Engineering and Big Data. Closing date: 9 October 2015.

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The future of energy?

Three academics look at wind power, carbon capture and storage (CCS) and material efficiency in this film: The Future of Energy?

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Cambridge Judge Experience Day

Oct 10, 2015

Cambridge Judge Business School, Trumpington Street, CB2 1AG, Cambridge UK

Department of Chemistry – BP Day

Oct 13, 2015

Pfizer Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry

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About Us

Energy@Cambridge is a University-wide Strategic Research Initiative which links the activities of around 300 academics working in energy research, at all career levels and across 30 departments and faculties.   

Membership is open to researchers at the University of Cambridge who are actively engaged in energy-related research. Members receive a regular newsletter with information about relevant news, events and opportunities both within the University and beyond.  Click here to join us now.

Our research is distributed across many disciplines, covering issues related to supply, conversion and demand, as well as socio-economic, technology and materials-based cross-cutting themes. You can find out more about these in the Research Themes section, as well as about our Grand Challenges.

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Energy@Cambridge at a glance

Click on the picture to download a quick summary of the research themes and aims of the Energy Initiative.