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Durham Energy Institute

Energy and Society


Staff Research Area Email
Dr S Bell Society and Energy; environmental anthropology
Dr W A Baldwin Political and cultural geographies of climate security
Professor H A Bulkeley Urban climate change policy and planning; private sector/community-based responses to climate change; smart grids and society; changing energy use and practice in households; energy and climate change justice
Dr B Campbell Low Carbon Energy for Development Network; energy transitions in the Himalayas; biogas for forest livelihoods; renewable energy and indigenous peoples
Dr J Covey How best to communicate information about risks and benefits to either improve the quality of people's decision making or change their attitudes and behaviours
Dr C M Davidson Politics and economics of the Middle East's oil monarchies
Professor R Hudson Energy use, poverty, policy, demand
Professor S Marvin

Changing relations between cities, regions and infrastructure networks in a period of resource constraint, institutional restructuring and climate change
Dr M Power

Affordable access to energy in low income societies, clean energy for 'development', the Rising Powers and Low Carbon transitions in sub-Saharan Africa.

Prof Janet Stewart

Energy culture and humanities, cultural and theoretical approaches to oil, petrocultures, visual culture

 Dr T Yarrow

Energy and the built environment, the intersections and conflicts between energy conservation and heritage conservation; the political and social consequences of energy infrastructures, the social construction of energy knowledge and expertise.