Centre News

POwer to the People COp26 Roundtable

POwer to the People COp26 Roundtable

Centre Director Mette High was a speaker at the roundtable event “Power to the People: St Andrews’ journey to net-zero and the future of energy”, which took place on Thursday 28 October 2021. At the event, Dr High brought attention to Fuel Poverty in Scotland and the...

Mette High Named University of St Andrews Delegate to COP26

Mette High Named University of St Andrews Delegate to COP26

Between 31 October – 12 November 2021, Glasgow is to play host to the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26). As the University of St Andrews delegate, Dr High has been invited to attend the first week of the conference, which includes the World...

Centre Welcomes New Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr Itay Noy

Centre Welcomes New Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr Itay Noy

We are thrilled to announce that Dr Itay Noy will be joining us from 1 October as the inaugural Centre for Energy Ethics Postdoctoral Fellow. Funded by The Gabrione Family, the Fellowship is a 1-year award offered to an outstanding early career researcher working on issues of energy ethics in the arts, humanities, social or natural sciences.

New book from Nick Bainton and Emilka Skrzypek

New book from Nick Bainton and Emilka Skrzypek

The unstable and often dialectical relationship between the presence and absence of the state in a resource extraction context is examined in a newly released book edited by Nick Bainton and Emilka Skrzypek: The Absent Presence of the State in Large-Scale Resource Extraction Projects.

3MPlanet winners announced

3MPlanet winners announced

We received a high number of excellent entries for the 3MPlanet Competition and were impressed with the quality of research done by our students, and their ability to communicate the importance of their topics to the general public.

Using Policy Briefs as an Innovative Form of Assessment – workshop

Using Policy Briefs as an Innovative Form of Assessment – workshop

Ever considered using a Policy Brief as an innovative form of assessment? CEE’s Emilka Skrzypek teamed up with colleagues at the University of St Andrews’ Organisational and Staff Development Services to develop a workshop for staff members with a keen interest in innovative teaching and learning, and research and policy engagement.