UCL lecture: Use of models to develop policies for energy and environment
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (ACDT)
San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
The use of models to develop policies for the society, energy and environment
Presentation by Dr Mark Barrett, Principal Research Fellow, UCL Energy Institute
Dr Mark Barrett is a well-known British academic and a former consultant to the European Commission. He is currently a senior lecturer at University College London’s Energy Institute where he is widely credited with bringing new systems modeling skills to the complex area of energy demand management.
In addition to his high level work with the EC, Dr Barrett has worked with the European Environment Agency, the Japan Clean Air Programme and various British government authorities. He is currently a co-investigator on the EDF/EPSRC Energy People and Buildings project, a Low Carbon Shipping project and Energy Technology Institute funded projects on Distributed Energy and Thermal Efficiency in the domestic sector.
He has more than 30 years’ experience modelling and developing policies for energy demand and supply systems, transport systems (surface and aviation) and EU electricity sectors, including for trade optimisation.
|When: Wednesday, 20 November 2013 - 4 to 5pm
Please arrive 15 minutes before start
|Where: UCL Australia, 220 Victoria Square, Adelaide SA 5000|
|Refreshments will be served after the lecture.
When & Where
UCL Australia is an integral part of University College London, one of the foremost academic institutions in the world.
The Australian campus was established in 2010 and is home to the School of Energy and Resources, the International Energy Policy Institute and the Mullard Space Science Laboratory, Australia.