Research Area 1: Multi-criteria energy system optimisation in Africa:

Research Area 2: Data analytics for energy-enabled sustainable development in Africa:

Research area 3: Sustainable Innovation in Africa (SIA):

Research Area 4: Conceptual research on the integration of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Examples of current research projects

  • Climate Compatible Growth: A £42 million UK government initiative to study green development pathways of low-income and lower-middle income countries
  • Sustainable Innovation Africa (SIA): A newly founded initiative between researchers at the University of Oxford, ETH Zurich and the Nuvoni Research Centre in Nairobi to study the role of innovation and entrepreneurship for sustainable development in Africa
  • Decentralised Energy-Leveraging Transformation of African Development (DELTADev): Designing integrated energy systems and associated business models for rural African contexts to reap benefits across multiple Sustainnable Development Goals 

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