Karen Turner

University of Strathclyde

Karen Turner

University of Strathclyde

Biography

Beyond direct rebound: too complex a story for a single measure

Karen Turner is Professor and 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 and her main research interests in energy and climate policy, with particular focus on modelling energy-economy-environment interactions. The main focus of her current work is modelling economy-wide impacts of energy efficiency enhancing and/or carbon reduction technologies such as CCS. She is Principle Investigator on the EPSRC ‘Working with the [EUED] Centres project titled ‘Energy Saving Innovations and Economy-wide Rebound Effects’.

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