The Energy Systems Research Institute has been set up to tackle the global challenges that lie ahead in how we continue to generate, distribute and utilise energy.

Our vision is to establish a truly interdisciplinary systems-based research culture which encompasses the physical and social sciences, drawing on existing research excellence from across Cardiff University.

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About us

Discover more about who we are and our vision for the Energy Systems Research Institute.

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We aim to address the main overarching challenges facing our energy systems on an international scale.


Our researchers are drawn from a range of backgrounds and disciplines.