National Centre for Energy Systems Integration

Staff Profile

Kate Kelly

Research Project Manager


In my current role, I am the project manager for the £12.5M EPSRC funded Hub, Hydrogen Integration for an Accelerated Energy Transition (HI-ACT).

HI-ACT's main aim is to coordinate world leading research on integration challenges and opportunities that a scalable Hydrogen Economy can offer.

I am also the Newcastle project management lead for the Energy Demand Research Centre (EDRC). Led from Sussex University, EDRC is a £15M UKRI funded project that will provide solutions for energy demand reduction, understand the impact on consumers, and enable equitable policy decision-making.

Previous Roles

Research Co-ordinator

Network Plus Manager 

Newcastle Molecular Pathology Node Project Officer