Sustainable Gas Research & Innovation Meeting Abstracts (2017)

Day 1: Tuesday 19th September 2017

SESSION: SGI – Energy Analysis and Policy – (14:30 – 15:45)

White Paper 3 – A Greener Gas Grid: What are the options? – Dr Jamie Speirs


Methane emissions from natural gas: super emitters and climate metrics – Dr Paul Balcombe


Day 2: Wednesday 20th of September 2017


EIA’s International Energy Outlook 2017 – Dr David Daniel , Chief Energy Modeler , U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)


China’s pathway to low carbon energy transition – Prof Zheng Li, Professor & Dean, Department of Thermal Engineering, Tsinghua University

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The MUSE model: a novel approach to energy systems modelling

MUSE Global –  Dr Adam Hawkes,  Dr Sara Giarola, Dr Daniel Crow, Dr Sara Budinis and Dr Julia Sachs.

MUSE Brazil – Dr Ivan Garcia Kerdan


Research translation and commercialisation

Techno-economic analysis of thermoelectrics for waste heat recovery –  Dr Kris Anderson and Professor Nigel Brandon, Department of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Imperial College London

LNG research at Imperial – engineering perspective – Professor Velisa Vesovic, Department of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Imperial College London

Technical and Economic Assessment of Natural Gas – related technologies to optimise the utilisation of CH4 & CO2 in the Santos Basin Pre Salt Cluster – Mr Cristiano Borges, Department of Earth Sciences and Engineering., Imperial College London


Most of the other abstracts can be found on our co-hosts website under different programmes, Research Centre for Gas Innovation.

Engineering Programme

Physical-Chemistry Programme

Energy Policies and Economics Programme