Sustem Network

Welcome to the SusTem Network's website. Building on the work of PRO-TEM, the network is relevant to all organisations with an interest in realising thermal energy management improvements in the buildings, transport and process industries, and solving related technical, social or policy issues and problems.


Special issue on Clean Transport, with Editorial "Novel technologies and strategies for clean transport systems", guest edited by Anthony P. Roskilly, Roberto Palacin and Jinyue Yanis is published by Elsevier as a special issue of Applied Energy, Volume 157, November 2015, pages 563-983.

‌"Thermal Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes" Book chapter in Handbook of Clean Energy Systems, is now published.  Vol 4:   Intelligent Energy Systems. John Wiley & Sons (2014). New York, USA. Rajendran K., Ling-Chin J., Roskilly A.P. In Yan, Y. (Eds.), doi:10.1002/9781118991978. Read the Pre-publication version

‌‌Special issue on Energy Storage with editorial "Energy Storage Systems for a low carbon future - in need of an integrated approach" by Professors A.P. Roskilly, P.C. Taylor & Y.Yan is published by Elsevier as a special issue of Applied Energy, Volume 137, January 2015, pages 463-931.

The Sir Joseph Swan Centre for Energy Research and the UK Energy Institute are jointly organising “Energy efficiency lessons from the food and beverage industry”, which will be held on the 5th of February 2015. <More..>

The Rushlight Awards are the only set of awards designed specifically to support and promote all the latest clean technologies, innovations and initiatives for businesses and other organisations throughout UK and Ireland. 2014-15 entry is open, with the entry closing date on 31 Dec 2014.‌

SusTem was at The Energy Event at the NEC arena in Birmingham, UK on the 16th and 17th of September.

logo of nepic Read Highlights from SusTEM visit to the NEPIC 2014 International Bioresources Conference

Call for Industrial case studies. "there is a lot of money to be made in building the technologies and bending the arc of climate change" (J Y Kim, president of the World Bank at the World Economic Forum 2013). We will publish a collection of case studies by pioneering organisations who will pave the way to the sustainable economy. Find out more ....

logo of nepic ‌‌ SusTem will be at the NEPIC 2014 International Bioresources Conference on Thursday 19 June at The Vermont Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne (more... ). Click on the events tab above after the event for highlights.

"We need an independent architect", Phil Taylor, June 2nd, as part of the Big Energy Debate. Hashtag #bigenergydebate to join the discussion.

‌Special Issue on Clean Transport. We are organising a special issue of Applied Energy in this area of clean transport, to be published in September 2015. See the Call for Papers....

During Climate week 2014, The Business Council for Sustainable Development UK released their "Sustainable Business Charter" which sets out practical action and provides a framework which contributes to the aims of the WBCSD’s Vision 2050. Read more...