A model for cleaner power production to defend the blue skies in China

    16 April 2019

    This article was written by Siyuan Chen, a Ph.D. student from Tsinghua University in China who is currently on a placement at the Sustainable Gas Institute. Siyuan in this article describes an energy model that his team is working on that aims to address the huge air pollution problem in China. Air pollution problem in […]

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    Q&A for International Women’s Day: Our own wonder woman

    8 March 2019

    This week, we celebrate both Women@Imperial week and International Women’s Day. This year’s theme is ‘balance drives a better working world’. We thought we would take the opportunity and talk to Dr. Sara Budinis at the Sustainable Gas institute about her achievements this year and also ask her to give some advice and inspiration to […]

    • Energy Modelling
    • Researchers
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    Exploring ways to decarbonise heat in Chilean cities

    1 March 2019

    Chile is committing to decarbonising its electricity sector with a target of 60% renewable power by 2035, but there are still some challenges with decarbonising the heat sector. Chileans still rely heavily on natural gas to heat their homes. Jorge Salgado Contreras from Chile, visited the Sustainable Gas Institute for two months, funded by the Chilean […]

    • Climate change
    • Greenhouse gas emissions
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    Three PhD positions in clean energy open for Brazilian nationals at Imperial College

    18 February 2019

    As part of the Gas Innovations Fellowship Programme, the Sustainable Gas Institute would like to invite applications for three new collaborative research PhD research projects based at Imperial College. The GFIP programme is a collaborative programme between the University of São Paulo (USP), Imperial College London and Royal Dutch Shell, and aims to enable researcher […]

    • Job listing
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    Launch video: Can natural gas reduce emissions from transport?

    13 February 2019

    For those of you who missed our report launch, “Can natural gas reduce emissions from transport? Heavy Goods Vehicles and Shipping”, the good news is that we filmed the launch event. The event took place on 28th January and featured panelists from industry, academia and an NGO. Adam Morton, Rolls-Royce’s Head of Environmental Technology Dr. […]

    • Greenhouse gas emissions
    • transport
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