The MCAST Energy Research Group (MCAST Energy) specialises in global and regional solutions by innovative devices in emerging technologies, systems level integration to policy engagement for better community and social benefit. The breath of energy research at MCAST Energy includes Device Fabrication and on-site Testing, Energy Economics and Policy, Efficient Buildings, Power Systems, Renewables, Electrical Energy Informatics and Transportation. The group specialises in applied research techniques including but not limited to optimisation, decision making and life cycle analysis.
The MCAST Energy is multi-disciplinary cross-campus research group and hosted within the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Institute of Engineering and Transport at MCAST.The Institute of Engineering and Transport has also an Undergraduate Diploma programme in Auto Electronics & Electrical Technology.
Participation in EU Projects and International Activities
JUMP2Excel: Joint Universal activities for Mediterranean PV integration Excellence (http://jump2excel.eu/)