Contestible Research Grants have been awarded by:
Brian Mason Scientific & Technology Trust
A study of the changes in travel behavior during a fuel shortage by using a virtual reality simulation game environment.
Energy Risk to Essential Activities as a Function of Urban Form. A study into the implications for future planning of Peak Oil, and transport fuel supply decline to 2035.
The Pacific Development and Conservation Trust
Sustainable Energy Planning for the Fiji Island of Rotuma. A study of the current energy system and energy services for the population of 2500 people. Development of a method to explore future decisions and investments in energy technology for continuity and sustainability. Renewable energy resource assessment and wind, solar and biofuel system modelling.
Government of the Maldives
Sustainable Energy Systems for Native Villages. A study to optimise the investment in renewable energy and demand side management.
Juelich Institute of Energy Research
Demand Response in the Residential Sector. Modelling of residential demand response actions and resulting load shape change.
Dynamic Modelling of the Moekai Geothermal Power Plant
Risk Assessment for Future Transport Energy
National Energy Research Institute