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Solar park impacts on Ecosystem ServicesSolar park impacts on Ecosystem Services

Lancaster University
Updated 18 days ago
The SPIES project has developed a decision support tool for regulatory and industry use that promotes ground-mounted solar parks that are deployed and managed for maximum ecosystem benefits.The SPIES project has developed a decision support tool for regulatory and industry use that promotes ground-mounted solar parks that are deployed and managed for maximum ecosystem benefits.

Smart Meter Enabled Thermal Efficiency Ratings (SMETER)Smart Meter Enabled Thermal Efficiency Ratings (SMETER)

Centre for Sustainable Energy
Updated 3 months ago
CSE, with support from the University of Bristol, is working on a two year project to create a new tool to estimate the thermal efficiency of a home based on energy consumption data and temperature data.CSE, with support from the University of Bristol, is working on a two year project to create a new tool to estimate the thermal efficiency of a home based on energy consumption data and temperature data.

VectorsVectors

100% Open
Updated 4 months ago
Use Vectors to create a graphical representation of your innovation strategy over time. It helps you determine what you are intending to innovate, the steps that will be needed along the way and how different innovations might relate to one and other.Use Vectors to create a graphical representation of your innovation strategy over time. It helps you determine what you are intending to innovate, the steps that will be needed along the way and how different innovations...

Low Emissions Analysis PlatformLow Emissions Analysis Platform

Stockholm Environmental Institute
Updated 4 months ago
LEAP, the Low Emissions Analysis Platform, is a widely-used software tool for energy policy analysis and climate change mitigation assessment developed at the Stockholm Environment Institute. LEAP has been adopted by thousands of organizations in more than 190 countries worldwide. Its users include government agencies, academics, non-governmental organizations, consulting companies, and energy utilities. It has been used at many diff...LEAP, the Low Emissions Analysis Platform, is a widely-used software tool for energy policy analysis and climate change mitigation assessment developed at the Stockholm Environment Institute. LEAP has been adopted by ...

UKCIP – Supporting Effective Climate AdaptationUKCIP – Supporting Effective Climate Adaptation

UKCIP
Updated 4 months ago
Purpose: The UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP) have created an “Adaptation Wizard” tool, which assesses an organisation’s vulnerability to the current climate and future climate change. The Wizard is a five-step process and identifies options to tackle climate issues and provides adaptation strategies for boroughs to implement.Purpose: The UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP) have created an “Adaptation Wizard” tool, which assesses an organisation’s vulnerability to the current climate and future climate change. The Wizard is a five-step proce...

Cost Benefit AnalysisCost Benefit Analysis

GMCA
Created 4 months ago
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) Research Team (formerly New Economy) has pioneered the development of a cost benefit analysis (CBA) methodology that has become nationally leading in its approach to articulating the fiscal, economic and social value of interventions. The methodology has been subject to an ongoing process of development since it was initially developed in 2011, and was adopted as supplementary guidance to...The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) Research Team (formerly New Economy) has pioneered the development of a cost benefit analysis (CBA) methodology that has become nationally leading in its approach to artic...

THERMOS - Accelerating heat networks in EuropeTHERMOS - Accelerating heat networks in Europe

Centre for Sustainable Energy
Updated 4 months ago
THERMOS is a web-based software designed to optimise local district energy network planning processes and results according to user and project specific requirements such as budget, climate and energy targets. Free to use and built with and for local energy planners, THERMOS places instant address-level mapping and built-in energy demand estimations within immediate reach. Get started below with planning the optimal expansion of exist...THERMOS is a web-based software designed to optimise local district energy network planning processes and results according to user and project specific requirements such as budget, climate and energy targets. Free to u...

Tyndall Carbon Budget TargeterTyndall Carbon Budget Targeter

Tyndall Centre
Created 6 months ago
Tyndall Manchester is using science-based targets to help local authorities calculate their carbon budget and cut their emissions in line with climate science and the UN Paris Agreement. They have calculated free-to-access science-based carbon budgets for all UK Local Authorities.Tyndall Manchester is using science-based targets to help local authorities calculate their carbon budget and cut their emissions in line with climate science and the UN Paris Agreement. They have calculated free-to-acce...

Transport carbon tool for local authoritiesTransport carbon tool for local authorities

Department for transport
Created 6 months ago
Tool to assess carbon emissions from transport - 2011Tool to assess carbon emissions from transport - 2011

The ’Smart and Fair?’ Offer Profiling ToolThe ’Smart and Fair?’ Offer Profiling Tool

Centre for Sustainable Energy
Created 6 months ago
The Smart and Fair? Offer Profiling Tool provides a framework to assess systematically the capabilities and characteristics required for households to participate in one or multiple smart energy offers. Based on the Capability Lens, the tool (an Excel spreadsheet) is currently a beta version.The Smart and Fair? Offer Profiling Tool provides a framework to assess systematically the capabilities and characteristics required for households to participate in one or multiple smart energy offers. Based on the Capa...