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UKERC Energy Research Landscape: Electricity Transmission and Distribution


Citation Chaudry, M UKERC Energy Research Landscape: Electricity Transmission and Distribution. 2014. (none).
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Author(s) Chaudry, M
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Abstract

This UKERC Research Landscape provides an overview of the competencies and publicly funded activities in electricity transmission and distribution research, development and demonstration (RD&D) in the UK. It covers the main funding streams, research providers, infrastructure, networks and UK participation in international activities.

UKERC ENERGY RESEARCH LANDSCAPE: ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION

  • Section 1: An overview which includes a broad characterisation of research activity in the sector and the key research challenges
  • Section 2: An assessment of UK capabilities in relation to wider international activities, in the context of market potential
  • Section 3: Major funding streams and providers of basic research along with a brief commentary
  • Section 4: Major funding streams and providers of applied research alongwith abrief commentary
  • Section 5: Major funding streams for demonstration activity along with major projects and a brief commentary
  • Section 6: Research infrastructure and other major research assets (e.g. databases, models)
  • Section 7: Research networks, mainly in the UK, but also European networks not covered by the EU Framework Research and Technology Development (RTD) Programmes
  • Section 8: UK participation in energy-related EU Framework Research and Technology Development (RTD) Programmes
  • Section 9: UK participation in wider international initiatives, including those supported by the International Energy Agency