Registration open: Plant Power Bioenergy Workshop

27 Jun 2019
Africa Capacity Building Initiative

Plant Power Bioenergy Workshop 27 June 2019, 9.30-16.30, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.


Bioenergy, Biotechnology, Mini-Grids, Energy-Water-Food, Poverty Alleviation, SDG7

The Africa Capacity Building Initiative energy consortium in Uganda, Tanzania, Congo Brazzaville and Leeds has extended its work with partnerships in India and Indonesia to conduct interdisciplinary research on bioenergy. The research...

An invitation to join one of the GCRF Energy Catalyst missions in Myanmar, Ethiopia and Kenya

6 Jul 2019
Innovate UK

Up to £22m is to be invested in innovation projects that will help countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia access secure, low-cost and low-carbon energy. Energy Catalyst Round 7 is due to launch on 17 June 2019 with the aim to support highly innovative, market-focused energy solutions which hit all three areas of the energy trilemma (low cost, low carbon and secure) and focus on the energy access needs of Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

Innovate UK is inviting UK...

Call for Papers: Special Issue on Sustainable Energy for Development in the Journal of Sustainability Research

31 Oct 2019

We are delighted to announce a call for papers for a Special Issue of the Journal of Sustainability Research which will focus on 'Sustainable Energy for Development'. This Special Issue is being guest edited by a close collaborator of the LCEDN team, Dr Richard Blanchard , who is a Senior Lecturer in Renewable Energy at the Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology, Loughborough University.


Registration open ~ Energy Transitions Conference, University of Eastern Finland.

27 Feb 2020
University of Eastern Finland

UEF Law School is returning with the established Energy Transitions conference on 27–28 February 2020 in Joensuu, Finland. The conference is organized in cooperation with the UEF Centre for Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Law, (CCEEL), and Tulane Center for Energy Law, Tulane University....

Call for papers: International Conference on Energising the Sustainable Development Goals through Appropriate Technology and Governance

4 Jul 2019 - 9:00am
De Montfort University, UK
Energising the Sustainable Development Goals through Appropriate Technology and Governance International Conference at De Montfort University in Leicester (UK)

The inaugural conference will be held on 4th and 5th of July 2019. The Call for papers is now available.

Key dates:

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 30th January 2019

Acceptance information sent to authors: 28 February 2019

Deadline for full paper submission 30th April 2019


Pre-registration open: International Student Energy Summit 2019

17 Jul 2019 - 7:00pm
Imperial College London, UK
Pre-registration is now open for the International Student Energy Summit 2019.

This is an interdisciplinary conference created for students by students.

Through a vast array of speakers and a broad spectrum of topics, we will spark conversation and curiosity about critical energy challenges of our time. Our mission is to empower youth through exposing the need for integration and inclusivity. In line with our vision and on reflection of our theme #BreakingBarriers, we chose the...

Registration open: Conference on 'Achieving sustainable waste management and energy from waste in Africa'

25 Jul 2019
Cranfield University, UK

Cranfield University are launching the 1st sustainable waste management symposium in Africa, featuring presentations from experts working in waste management from across Africa. The event will be held in Lagos, Nigeria over two days, in partnership with WestAfricaENRG, a leading Environmental Services company, bringing together experts working in the waste and resource management, energy production and environmental engineering sector. Attendees can expect to connect and network with...