We have a strong reputation for research and innovation in areas contributing to sustainability initiatives in energy, biodiversity and the environment.

Research initiatives in sustainability

We have a strong reputation for research and innovation and much of this is in areas contributing to sustainability such as energy, biodiversity and the environment.

Through the Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER) we are leading the way in energy research. Researchers at NIER are exploring solutions for sustainable production and energy use and their work continues to expand the University's influence on the sector.

Our other key research centres and groups in environmental sustainability are: