Projects per year
Karen is Director of the Centre for Energy Policy at the University of Strathclyde International Public Policy Institute. She has previously held academic posts at in the Economics Departments at Heriot-Watt, Stirling and Strathclyde Universities. Karen was one of six ESRC Climate Change Leadership Fellows (http://www.researchcatalogue.esrc.ac.uk/grants/RES-066-27-0029/read) and her main research interests in modeling the economy-wide impacts of energy and climate policy. The main focus of her current work is investigating economy-wide rebound effects and macroeconmic impacts of energy efficiency enhancing and/or carbon reduction technologies such as CCS. Karen is Principle Investigator on the EPSRC ‘Working with the [EUED] Centres project titled ‘Energy Saving Innovations and Economy-wide Rebound Effects’ (See project web-site hosted by our partners the the Centre for Innovation and Energy Demand at the University of Sussex http://cied.ac.uk/research/impacts/energysavinginnovations).
Doctor of Philosophy, University Of Strathclyde
1 Oct 1999 → 30 Apr 2002
Award Date: 1 Jul 2002
Master in Science, University of Glasgow
1 Oct 1998 → 31 Oct 1999
Award Date: 1 Nov 1999
Bachelor of Arts, University Of Strathclyde
1 Oct 1995 → 1 Jul 1998
Award Date: 1 Jul 1998
- CGE; input-output; energy policy; energy efficiency
Research Output per year
Analysing the impacts of a large-scale EV rollout in the UK – how can we better inform environmental and climate policy?Calvillo, C. F. & Turner, K., 31 Jul 2020, In : Energy Strategy Reviews. 30, 11 p., 100497.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Investigating the pollution content of trade flows and the importance of 'environmental trade balances' in addressing the problem of climate change
Turner, K. (Creator), UK Data Service , 10 Aug 2017
Activities per year
Centre for Energy Policy Energy Conversations: Do we have the necessary skilled labour to enable a net zero economy?
Christian Calvillo Munoz (Organiser), Antonios Katris (Organiser), Oluwafisayo Titilope Alabi (Organiser), Thomas Scotto (Speaker), Hazel Nolan (Speaker), Roddy Scott (Speaker), Karen Turner (Speaker) & Alf Young (Chair)
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Participation in workshop, seminar, course
Christian Calvillo Munoz (Recipient), Karen Turner (Recipient), Antonios Katris (Recipient), Sasha Maguire (Recipient), Andrew Mortimer (Recipient), Jennifer McVey (Recipient) & Elliot Lamb (Recipient)
Activity: Other activity types › Other
Impact: Impact - for External Portal › Policy and legislation, Economic and commerce