National Centre for Energy Systems Integration


  • Fuel Poverty Research Network #4

    FPRN#4 will explore the relationship between society and technology in relation to fuel poverty, featuring a range of academic and practitioner presentations.

    Date/Time: Mon 6th and Tues 7th November 2017

    Venue: Newcastle Science Central - Urban Sciences Building

  • EnergyPlus and DesignBuilder Workshops

    Hosted by CESI at Newcastle University London Campus in partnership with DesignBuilder Software and BigLadder Software, this 3-day event provides 2 days of dedicated EnergyPlus training followed by 1 day of hands on experience of DesignBuilder.

    Date/Time: Weds 20 November to Fri 22 November 2019, 08:30-17:30

    Venue: Newcastle University London Campus, 102 Middlesex St, London E1 7EZ

  • UK Energy Storage Conference 2019

    This 3-day conference brings together academia, industry and policymakers across the whole field of energy storage

    Date/Time: Tues 3rd to Thurs 5th September 2019

    Venue: Newcastle University, Frederick Douglass Centre, NE4 5TG

  • CESI Research Conference

    This 1-day event will provide a project team wide update on CESI research to date and a review of future plans.

    Date/Time: Friday 6th July 2018, 08:30-17:15

    Venue: Newcastle University - Urban Sciences Building

  • WERIN event in partnership with Northern Gas Networks and Energy Leeds

    Women's Whole Energy Systems Research and Industry Network (WERIN) Networking Luncheon and Sector Panel Discussion in collaboration with Northern Gas Networks and Energy Leeds.

    Date/Time: Weds 5th June, 11:00-13:00

    Venue: University of Leeds, School of Earth & Environment, Room 8.119, LS2 9JT

  • Network Upgrades for Electric Vehicles: who ultimately pays?

    This invitation only event discusses research funded by CESI through the Centre’s first Flex Fund led by Professor Karen Turner of the University of Strathclyde.

    Date/Time: Monday, 29th April 2019, 10:00-12:00. Registration from 09:30

    Venue: University of Strathclyde, Technology & Innovation Centre, Glasgow G1 1RD

  • CESI Research Conference 2019 - Collaboration Across CESI: Crossing boundaries

    CESI's Research Conference 2019 is a 1-day event providing an inclusive platform for all CESI academics and researchers to share their findings through oral and poster presentations.

    Date/Time: Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 09:00-17:00

    Venue: Newcastle University Medical School, NE2 4HH

  • Webinar: Smart charging and V2G - Introduction to ongoing activities in the US and UK

    This webinar will provide an introduction to Smart Charging and Vehicle to Grid projects led by researchers at Newcastle University, Idaho National Lab and Caltech.

    Date/Time: Weds, 14 August 2019, 16:00-17:30 BST

  • CESI Workshop: Interdisciplinary research for Energy Systems Integration

    Co-hosted by CESI and ClimateXChange, this invitation-only workshop focuses on designs and methods for whole systems and energy system integration research.

    Date/Time: Mon 24th June, 10:30-15:00

    Venue: Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI), High School Yards, Edinburgh EH1 1LZ

  • CESI Researcher Workshop

    Open to all CESI RA and PhD students, this is a collaborative workshop providing an introduction to the Centre.

    Date/Time: 22 September 2017, 13:00-16:30; with lunch from 12:30

    Venue: Newcastle Science Central - Urban Sciences Building

  • Durham Energy Institute Annual Research Symposium 2017

    Energy Systems Integration – What do we know and what do we need to do now? Durham Energy Institute (DEI) symposium to discuss and debate the challenging topic of energy system integration.

    Date/Time: 29th September 2017, 09:00 to 17:00

    Venue: Rosemary Cramp Lecture Theatre, Calman Learning Centre, Durham University

  • UKERC Annual Conference 2019: Local Energy Systems in National and International Contexts

    This year’s UKERC conference will consider how best to exploit low carbon energy sources and manage energy demand.

    Date/Time: Weds 24th April 2019 and Thurs 25th April 2019

    Venue: St Anne's College, Oxford, OX2 6HS

  • Werin event at the Futures Technology Centre

    Werin is hosting a virtual and physical, inclusive network building event at the Futures Technology Centre, Nissan Way, Sunderland. The event will include a panel discussion on the benefits of gender parity in preparing for the energy transition.

    Date/Time: Monday 4th March 12pm until 1.30pm

    Venue: Future Technology Centre, Nissan Way, Sunderland.

  • CESI Facilitated Group Discussion: Interdisciplinary Research for Energy Systems Integration

    This discussion event will consider the opportunities and challenges involved in interdisciplinary energy research.

    Date/Time: Thursday 28th February, 09:30-12:00

    Venue: Newcastle University, Armstrong Building, Room G.69

  • Fuel Poverty Research Network #5

    The theme for this year’s FPRN Conference is “City-wide and community approaches to fuel poverty and cold homes”.

    Date/Time: Weds 16th May 2018 12:30 to Thurs 17th May 16:00

    Venue: The Foundation at Triodos Bank, Bristol, BS1 5AS

  • CESI Workshop: Multi-criteria analysis

    This workshop will allow collaborative decision making around preferred multi-criteria analysis methods.

    Date/Time: Thursday 28th February 2019, 11:30-16:00

    Venue: Newcastle University, Armstrong Building, Room G.69

  • UK Energy Storage Research Conference 2018

    UKES2018 provides an inclusive platform for researchers in Energy Storage to present their work through talks and poster sessions.

    Date/Time: Tues 20 to Thurs 22 March 2018

    Venue: Newcastle University - Urban Sciences Building

  • CESI Partner Event: Electricity System Change: flexibility and costs

    The electricity system’s technology has changed substantially and that change is accelerating. Is the engineering of the system, and the associated commercial and regulatory mechanisms keeping pace to ensure reliable future operation at a manageable cost? This 1-day conference is hosted by the University of Strathclyde and UKERC.

    Date/Time: 10th January 2018, 09:00-17:00

    Venue: University of Strathclyde, Technology & Innovation Centre, Glasgow G1 1RD

  • Low Carbon Networks Integration Conference & Exhibition

    Newcastle University School of Engineering, the National Centre for Energy Systems Integration (CESI) and the Supergen Leaders Energy Networks Hub are jointly hosting a stand at the Low Carbon Networks & Innovation Conference & Exhibition.

    Date/Time: Weds 6 to Thurs 7 December 2017

    Venue: The International Centre, Telford TF3 4JH

  • INCOSE UK Energy Systems Interest Group

    Meeting of the INCOSE UK Energy Systems Interest Group

    Date/Time: Weds 5th September 2018, 09:30-17:00

    Venue: Newcastle University - Armstrong Building, Room G.09

  • UK Research and Innovation Infrastructure Roadmap: Energy

    The first in a series of consultation workshops to help to identify the UK’s future energy infrastructure needs.

    Date/Time: Monday, 30th April 2018, 11:00-15:00

    Venue: Church House, Westminster, London, SW1P 3NZ

  • Second International Conference on Energy Systems Integration

    Co-sponsored by CESI, the theme of this year's conference is "100%: The Role of Energy Systems Integration"

    Date/Time: Mon 25th and Tues 26th March 2019

    Venue: Imperial College London, Queen's Tower Rooms

  • DEI Fourth Annual Research Symposium: Is Renewable Energy Sustainable?

    This symposium will explore the material demands and technology of renewable energy as well as asking how we might use energy more efficiently

    Date/Time: Friday 28th September, 08:30-17:10

    Venue: Durham University, Calman Learning Centre, Rosemary Cramp Lecture Theatre

  • The Future of Energy

    What could the UK’s energy network look like in the future? Part of the ‘Inspired by’ Great Exhibition of the North Programme.

    Date/Time: Thursday 23rd August, 18:30-20:30

    Venue: Newcastle University, Urban Sciences Building, eat@Urban, NE4 5TG

  • Newcastle Helix Open Day

    This Community Open Day will showcase the developments taking place and the research CESI is carrying out at Newcastle Helix.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 12th June 2018

    Venue: The Core, Newcastle Helix, NE4 5TF

  • CESI Industrial Innovation Board

    Senior representatives from CESI’s industry and academic partners from across the UK will join the 4th CESI Industrial Innovation Board (IIB) meeting in Newcastle.

    Date/Time: Thursday, 3rd May 2018, 12:00-17:00

    Venue: Newcastle University - Urban Sciences Building

  • CESI Operational Committee

    Representatives from all 5 CESI academic partners will join the 7th CESI Operational Committee meeting in Newcastle.

    Date/Time: Thurs 3rd May 2018, 08:30-12:00

    Venue: Newcastle University - Urban Sciences Building

  • North East Regional Energy Leadership Workshop

    Showcasing innovation and best practice within the North East energy sector.

    Date/Time: Friday 15th June, 14:00-17:00

    Venue: Newcastle University - Urban Sciences Building

  • CESI Webinar - Blockchain technology in the energy sector: A review of challenges and opportunities

    CESI Webinar - Blockchain technology in the energy sector: A review of challenges and opportunities

    Date/Time: Tues 16 January 2018, 09:00-10:00

  • CESI Bootcamp: Uncertainty in Energy Modelling

    CESI Bootcamp: Uncertainty in Energy Modelling, 22 & 23 Jan 2018

    Date/Time: Mon 22nd and Tues 23rd January 2018

    Venue: Newcastle Science Central - Urban Sciences Building

  • BEIS NE Energy Consultation Event

    Hosted by BEIS, Durham County Council and the CESI, this event provides a forum for a North East of England regional response to the BEIS Consultation on Cutting Energy Bills and Carbon Emissions in the Public and Higher Education sectors.

    Date/Time: Monday 27 November, 11:00-13:00

    Venue: Urban Sciences Building