STACEES is the St Andrews Network for Climate, Energy, Environment and Sustainability. We are a vibrant and diverse community of researchers based at the University of St Andrews, where we launched in April 2021.

Our world-leading research spans a broad range of disciplines and topics, from energy ethics, climate justice and sustainable development to marine ecosystems, green energy and carbon-reducing technologies.

Our network brings together over 130 researchers and students via regular events and through initiatives to boost research visibility and impact.

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  • STACEES Sustainability Series and Exhibition Launch

    STACEES Sustainability Series and Exhibition Launch

    17 September 2021, 13:00 – 14:00. Launch of the Sustainability Series digital booklet and the STACEES image exhibition with an in-person event in St Salvator’s Quad (Cloisters).  The Sustainability Series is a collection of 15 accessibly written articles showcasing the work of members of the St Andrews Network for Climate, Energy, Environment and Sustainability (STACEES). In March, STACEES … Read more


  • Image networking event - TBC (Semester 1, 2022)

    Image networking event - TBC (Semester 1, 2022)

    Date TBC The image networking event will be reschedule for next semester. Please visit the website for further updates. We had lots of positive feedback from our last image networking event and we really enjoyed hearing about everyone’s research so we hope you’ll join us for the next one. Event details STACEES would like to bring together … Read more


  • Open Call for STACEES Image Gallery Exhibition

    Open Call for STACEES Image Gallery Exhibition

    STACEES is curating an image gallery to be exhibited in St Salvator’s Quad from 13 September until 31 October. In the run up to the COP26 climate summit in November, we will use this opportunity to feature engaging and eye-catching images from St Andrews students and staff who are working on climate, energy, environment, and sustainability.   The … Read more


  • Transparency in the age of energy transition – What can data tell us about sustainability?

    Transparency in the age of energy transition – What can data tell us about sustainability?

    3 June 2021, 12:00-13:00 Research Seminar Guest speaker: Dr Aliya Tskhay Join us for another great interdisciplinary paper, this time by Dr Aliya Tskhay (School of International Relations) entitled ‘Transparency in the age of energy transition: What can data tell us about sustainability?’. This paper explores the utility of data produced within the Extractive Industries … Read more


  • STACEES image networking event 

    STACEES image networking event 

    26 May 2021, 11:00-12:00. STACEES networking event (with a difference!). STACEES would like to bring together members of the university community working on sustainability/climate/the environment for an informal image-based networking session. Depending on participant numbers, each participant will have a set number of minutes to talk about their image (one per person), discussing how it relates to their broader research/work. Images could … Read more