Consultative Draft: Mapping the UK Research & Innovation Landscape: Energy & Development

As part of our work for the UK Department for International Development under the Transforming Energy Access initiative, we have been collaborating with colleagues at Energy4Impact, the Energy Knowledge Transfer Network and IODPARC  in a review of current UK capacity in the energy and international development research and innovation space. Consultative Draft We launched the […]

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Paid placement opportunity on Measuring Decentralised Energy, Community Energy Malawi

Placement on Measuring the Effect of Decentralised Energy: Social and Economic ‘Indicators of Impact’ in Malawi Three month placement to be negotiated between November 2017-May 2018 Field of activity Supported by in-country partner Community Energy Malawi (CEM) and The University of Strathclyde, Energy 4 Development team, there is an opportunity for a three month placement […]

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Full Conference Programme: LCEDN 6th Conference, 11-12 Sept, Durham

Dear all, We are delighted to announce the full programme for the LCEDN 6th Conference on Equity and Energy Justice, 11-12th September 2017, Durham – you can view this here. Registration for the conference is open until the deadline of Thursday 7th September at 13:00 GMT – please register here. With best wishes, the LCEDN team. […]

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Two new FT Research Fellow posts – OISD Low Carbon Building Group, School of Architecture, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Oxford Brookes University is very pleased to announce two new full-time Research Fellow posts based in the OISD Low Carbon Building Group at the School of Architecture in Oxford Brookes University (Oxford, UK). The posts are designed to help with the implementation of externally funded projects in the Low Carbon Building (LCB) Group which include […]

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Paid academic placement opportunity on Sustainable Energy at the National University of Lesotho

Placement on Sustainable Energy at National University of Lesotho (NUL) November 2017-January 2018   Field of activity The Low Carbon Energy for Development Network (LCEDN) supports the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) and the National University of Lesotho (NUL) in the organisation of the second Africa-EU Symposium on Renewable Energy Research and Innovation (RERIS […]

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Conference registration open: LCEDN 6th Conference, 11-12 September 2017, Durham

Low Carbon Energy for Development Network Conference Durham, 11-12 September 2017 (St Aidan’s College, Lindisfarne Centre)   Theme: ‘Equity and Energy Justice’ Key Speakers include – Rosie Day, Ben Sovacool, Vanesa Castan Broto, Joy Clancy, Simon Trace, John Loughhead The full programme includes speakers from South Africa, Chile, Bangladesh, Kenya, India, USA, Uganda, Malawi, Mexico […]

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Winning podcasts available: How to Change the World podcast competition, Royal Academy of Engineers

The winners of the How to Change the World Student Challenge podcast competition, organised by the Royal Academy of Engineers, have just been announced! – you can read the news story here  The How to Change the World Student Challenge at the Global Grand Challenges Summit 2017 saw over 150 students explore solutions to the National Academy of […]

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The African Centre for Technology Studies ranked among the top climate change think tanks globally

Dear Colleagues, I am happy to inform you that The African Centre for Technology Studies- ACTS has been ranked among the top 3 climate change think tanks globally (excluding think tanks from Europe and North America) in the 2016 think tank ranking. The ranking also shows that ACTS is the top think tank on climate […]

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Open for applications: Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

Good afternoon We are currently OPEN for applications for the Africa Prize for 2017/2018 and more information including eligibility and how to apply can be found here: – I also attach a poster (click here to download) to share with friends and colleagues and to note that we are particularly seeking female-led teams. We […]

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Boiling Point is looking for a new home: end of an era, start of the new?

Dear HEDON Members, As a supporter of the HEDON Household Energy Network we are writing to you about the future of the network and our publication Boiling Point. For 25 years we have sought to support the household energy sector by getting information out to people that need it, and connecting people throughout the world. […]

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