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Our Case Studies

We maintain strong interdisciplinary collaboration with engineers, biologists and environmental specialists across Durham University, and beyond. All members of our team are involved as peer-reviewers in leading field journals, and the professors have roles in editorial boards and management of international journals. 

Cost-effective regulation of diffuse pollution

Research investigating novel cost-effective approaches to controlling multiple agricultural externalities.
Tractor farming a crop

Diffusion adoption of renewable energy devices

A series of interdisciplinary studies to explore choice of renewables in electricity generation and for ambient heating appliances.
A pile of logs with an axe

A quarter-century effort yet to come of age

A report into whether the global power sector reforms of the 1990s delivered the expected outcome of cheaper energy.
A globe on an energy output categories