Research Theme: Energy

Our research looks at how energy from renewable sources can be created most efficiently and stored effectively so that it can be supplied as soon as it is required.

Energy Wind Turbines
Off

 

Featured Projects

Here are our current Energy themed research projects.  Please click below to find out more.

AdD Hystor Project

AdD HyStor will develop and demonstrate an innovative adaptive flywheel battery hybrid energy storage system for dynamic grid stabilisation.

EPSRC Prosperity Partnership: a new partnership in off shore wind

Leading academics from the Department's Electrical Machines and Drives group are working with industry leaders in off shore wind, Siemens and Ørsted, to reduce the cost of electricity supplied by off shore wind.

Powertrain Research Hub

Leading academics from the Department's Electrical Machines and Drives group are collaborating with the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult develop next generation renewable energy technology in the UK.

Flagship institutes

The University’s four flagship institutes bring together our key strengths to tackle global issues, turning interdisciplinary and translational research into real-world solutions.