Peter Berrill

PhD student in Industrial Ecology

Research Overview

Peter carries out research on environmental impacts of energy systems and scenarios, using Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and Input Output Analysis (IOA) as a core research tools. Large scale and medium scale energy supply systems have been the focus of previous research. Currently for his PhD thesis, Peter is concentrating on the relevance of capital assets in Environmental Extended Input Output accounts of consumption in the US, and strategies for reducing material, energy, and GHG impacts from the housing and home energy use.