Pioneering research and advancement will pave the way for decarbonisation, with green energy systems and sustainable systems underpinned by policy and governance.

Focus areas

  • Decarbonisation of the economy
  • Policy & governance context, economic and societal/cultural impacts
  • Low carbon comfort: low carbon heating, onsite renewables, and energy demand
  • Sustainable, interconnected electric transport systems
  • Thin film materials for net zero, energy and sustainable technology
  • Environmental accounting
  • Marine & Maritime AI / Digital ocean systems
  • Green energy systems, hydrogen
  • Marine nature-based solutions

Dr Lindsay-Marie Armstrong shares her Southampton story and explains the opportunities our multi-disciplinary approach has provided throughout her career

In the news

Ships of the future could once again be powered by wind if a pioneering project which retrofits large vessels with ultramodern wing-sails proves successful in cutting carbon emissions.

Scientists from the University of Southampton have received funding from Innovate UK to investigate the potential of the technology as part of efforts to decarbonise the UK’s maritime sector.


Current Opportunities

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