Institute for Energy Systems
IES leads the EPSRC-funded UK Centre for Marine Energy Research, is a partner in the Supergen Photovoltaics consortia, several Energy Technologies Institute and EU projects. The current research grant portfolio is around £10 million.
The Institute for Energy Systems is one of six Joint Research Institutes (JRIs) in the Edinburgh Research Partnership in Engineering which combines research skills in Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt universities.
In addition to traditional PhD training opportunities, IES leads the innovative IDCORE Engineering Doctoral Centre in Offshore Renewable Energy as well as very well-established and successful MSc in Sustainable Energy Systems.