Geography and Environment

Enterprise

Case studies

Recent examples of our scientific impact, which has emerged through the process of developing and sharing knowledge with partners, are listed below.

Future-proofing global water and energy supplies

A global project based on developing regional climate modelling techniques, climate risk assessments, and adaptation planning approaches for freshwater and energy infrastructure.

Future-proofing global water and energy supplies

Protecting the environment and sustaining water supplies

Loughborough researchers are making a significant contribution to the conservation and management of freshwater environments across Europe.

Protecting the environment and sustaining water supplies

Youth Citizenship

Dr Sarah Mills is a senior lecturer in Human Geography whose research explores the ideas of youth citizenship, informal education, volunteering and religious identity, among others. 

Youth Citizenship

Exploring the potential of solar nano-grids in developing countries

Together with overseas partners, Loughborough researchers are investigating how solar nano-grids can be used to improve living conditions in the developing world.

Exploring the potential of solar nano-grids in developing countries

The UK's leading website for students seeking placements

Geography and Management graduate Oliver Sidwell worked with two fellow Loughborough graduates to set up RMP Enterprise, a rapidly expanding Westminister-based company which helps to facilitate work experience for young people.

The UK's leading website for students seeking placements

Transforming river management practices

As flooding occurs more and more regularly, Loughborough researchers are working with those responsible for river management and policy desions to improve the efficiency of the methods used.

Transforming river management practices

Housing multiple occupation

Work at Loughborough is improving our understanding of “studentification” on university towns and informing national debate, policy and legislation around student accommodation.

Housing multiple occupation