James Keirstead

Lecturer

Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London

Location
London, United Kingdom
Discipline
Engineering
Interests
Urban energy systems; urban energy policy and governance; modelling and sensitivity analysis
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Followers (20)

  • Cindy Rubbens

    Cindy Rubbens Mendeley

  • Henning Tomforde

    Henning Tomforde Linde AG

  • Dario Taraborelli

    Dario Taraborelli Wikimedia Foundation

  • Wanglin YAN

    Wanglin YAN Faculty of environmental and information studies, Keio university

  • David Anthoff

    David Anthoff School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Michigan

Following (17)

Publications

South Africa study?

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

IAEE Energy Forum (2015)

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Database paper

Ravalde T, Keirstead J

ISIE (2015)

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Metrics paper

Ravalde T, Keirstead J

ISIE (2015)

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A model for the systematic assessment of the role of microgeneration in urban low carbon heating: UK case studies

Jalil F, Keirstead J, Hawkes A

Microgen IV (2015)

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Meeting Carbon Budgets – 2014 Progress Report to Parliament

CCC

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Energy and Material Flows of Megacities

Stewart I, Kennedy C, Stewart I, Faccini A, Cersosimo I, Mele R et al.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2015)

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Localised impacts of national low carbon energy scenarios

Walker S, Keirstead J

Energy Systems Conference (2014)

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Evaluating scenarios for the UK electricity system with a high-resolution energy systems model

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

SET for Britain (2014)

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Contrasting different UK electricity futures with a high-resolution energy systems model

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

Energy Systems Conference (2014)

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Assessment of design procedures for vertical borehole heat exchangers

Sailer E, Taborda D, Keirstead J

Thirty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering (2015)

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Integrated resource planning for a Chinese urban development

Ravalde T, Keirstead J

International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure (2014)

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Transition through sustainable product and service innovations in sustainable living labs: application of user-centred research methodology within four living labs in Northern Europe

Baedeker C, Greiff K, Grinewitschus V, Hasselkuß M, Keirstead J, Keyson D et al.

5th International Sustainable Transitions Conference (2014)

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Water-energy links in cities: the urban metabolism of London

Mijic A, Ruiz Cazorla J, Keirstead J

AGU Fall Meeting (2014)

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The integration of building energy system optimisation modelling into the building design process: a case study

Baldock D, Keirstead J

CIBSE Technical Symposium (2015)

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Various posts

Keirstead J

Academic Productivity (2008)

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Negotiating lifestyles: understanding lifestyles can help achieve sustainability

Keirstead J

IISD Alumni Inside (2004)

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SimElec: simulation model for domestic electricity demands

Keirstead J, Richardson I, Thomson M

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Comparing concentrating solar and nuclear power as baseload providers using the example of South Africa

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

Energy (2015)

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Modelling approaches for retrofitting energy systems: Newcastle as a case study

Calderon C, Keirstead J

Applied Urban Modelling (2012)

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jE++: a streamlined interface to jEPlus

Keirstead J

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Introducing sustainable development to engineers with a simple mathematical model

Keirstead J

Engineering Education for Sustainable Development Conference (2013)

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Contrasting different electricity futures with Calliope, a modular, high-resolution, parallel and open-source energy systems model

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

IQ Scene: Innovative Scenarios Techniques workshop (2014)

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Renewables, nuclear, or fossil fuels? Scenarios for Great Britain’s power system considering costs, emissions and energy security

Pfenninger S, Keirstead J

Applied Energy (2015)

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Positioning infrastructure and technologies for low-carbon urbanization

Chester M, Sperling J, Stokes E, Allenby B, Kockelman K, Kennedy C et al.

Earth's Future (2014)

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Electricity system model capabilities to perform scenario exercises for policy analysis

Koppelaar R, Keirstead J, Woods J, Shah N

Energy Policy (2014)

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Introducing sustainable development with a mathematical model

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the ICE - Engineering Sustainability (2014)

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Combined hydrogen generation and grey water recycling at household scale

Graham N, Hellgardt K, Keirstead J, Majali Q, Wong K

12th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (2013)

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Fit for purpose? Rethinking modeling in industrial ecology

Keirstead J

Journal of Industrial Ecology (2014)

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scholar: Analyse citation data from Google Scholar

Keirstead J

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Energy systems modeling for twenty-first century energy challenges

Pfenninger S, Hawkes A, Keirstead J

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (2014)

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decctools: tools for accessing UK energy statistics

Keirstead J

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Biomass and Natural Gas Cofiring Strategies for Optimal Integration into Urban Energy Systems

Giarola S, Pantaleo A, Keirstead J, Shah N

European Biomass Conference (2013)

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Benchmarking urban energy efficiency in the UK

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2013)

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Urban Energy Systems: An Integrated Approach

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Halving Global CO2 by 2050: Technologies and Costs

Shah N, Vallejo L, Cockerill T, Gambhir A, Heyes A, Hills T et al.

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A comparative analysis of urban energy governance in four European cities

Morlet C, Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2013)

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Urban Energy Systems Planning, Design and Implementation

Keirstead J, Shah N

Energizing Sustainable Cities: Assessing Urban Energy (2012)

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‘Integrated modelling of urban energy systems: Results from a London case study

Sivakumar A, Keirstead J, Polak J

European Transport Conference (2010)

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Urban Energy System Planning and Chinese Low-Carbon Eco-City Case Study

Liang H, Long W, Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N

Advanced Materials Research (2012)

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A brief history and the possible future of urban energy systems

Rutter P, Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2012)

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A review of urban energy system models: Approaches, challenges and opportunities

Keirstead J, Jennings M, Sivakumar A

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (2012)

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Modelling frameworks for delivering low-carbon cities: advocating a normalized practice

Calderon C, Keirstead J

Building Research & Information (2012)

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Capturing spatial effects, technology interactions, and uncertainty in urban energy and carbon models: Retrofitting Newcastle as a case-study

Keirstead J, Calderon C

Energy Policy (2012)

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Application of a novel, optimisation-based toolkit ("SynCity") for urban energy system design in Shanghai Lingang New City

Liang H, Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N, Long W

Energy Education Science and Technology Part A (2011)

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Integrated Modelling of the Demand and Supply Vectors in Urban Energy Systems: Conceptual and Modelling Frameworks for the Development of a New Toolkit

Sivakumar A, Keirstead J, Polak J

Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (2010)

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The impact of CHP (combined heat and power) planning restrictions on the efficiency of urban energy systems

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N, Weber C

Energy (2012)

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A survey on the application of conceptualisations in energy systems modelling

Keirstead J, van Dam K

Formal Ontologies Meet Industry (2011)

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Urban Energy Systems

Grubler A, Bai X, Buettner T, Dhakal S, Fisk D, Ichinose T et al.

The Global Energy Assessment (2012)

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bp-Imperial College Urban Energy Systems Project: Fourth Annual Report

Shah N, Fisk D, Keirstead J, Sivakumar A

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SynCity: A Microsimulation-based Integrated Model of Urban Energy Systems

Sivakumar A, Keirstead J, Polak J

Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management 2011 (2011)

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Using Activity-Based Modeling to Simulate Urban Resource Demands at High Spatial and Temporal Resolutions

Keirstead J, Sivakumar A

Journal of Industrial Ecology (2012)

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The changing role of optimization in urban planning

Keirstead J, Shah N

Optimization, Simulation and Control (2013)

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Integrated modelling of agent-based electric vehicles into optimal power flow studies

Acha S, van Dam K, Keirstead J, Shah N

21st International Conference and Exhibition on Electricity Distribution (CIRED 2011) (2011)

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Evaluating biomass energy strategies for a UK eco-town with an MILP optimization model

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Pantaleo A, Shah N

Biomass and Bioenergy (2012)

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Modelling Urban Energy Systems

Sivakumar A, la Vine S, Polak J, Keirstead J

WCTR 2010 (2010)

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Re-use of an ontology for urban energy systems modelling

van Dam K, Keirstead J

Proceedings of Next Generation Infrastructures Eco-Cities conference (2010)

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Mobilize: The SynCity Urban Energy Systems Model

Schulz N, Shah N, Fisk D, Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Sivakumar A et al.

Ecological Urbanism (2010)

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Victims or leaders? Cities and global climate policy

Keirstead J

Climate of Opinion (2008)

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Behavioural responses to photovoltaic systems in the UK domestic sector

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2006)

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Planning for Wind Energy in Wales

Keirstead J

Wind Energy (2002)

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Participatory Science for Sustainable Wild Harvests: a methods handbook

Lawrence A, Kinhal G, Luintel H, Molteno S, Gillett S, Keirstead J et al.

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Identifying lessons for energy-efficient cities using an integrated urban energy systems model

Keirstead J

Global (2010)

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A comparison of two ontologies for agent-based modelling of energy systems

Keirstead J, van Dam K

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Agent Technologies for Energy Systems (ATES 2010) (2010)

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The Implications of CHP Planning Restrictions on the Efficiency of Urban Energy Systems

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N, Weber C, Fisk D

23rd International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems (2010)

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Trade-offs between Layout of Cities and Design of District Energy Systems

Weber C, Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N, Fisk D

Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems (2010)

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Calculating minimum energy urban layouts with mathematical programming and Monte Carlo analysis techniques

Keirstead J, Shah N

Computers, Environment and Urban Systems (2011)

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Climate Change and Urban Energy Systems

Hammer S, Keirstead J, Dhakal S, Mitchell J, Colley M, Connell R et al.

Climate Change and Cities: First Assessment Report of the Urban Climate Change Research Network (2011)

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Energy matters: Power from the sun

Keirstead J

Geography Review (2005)

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Photovoltaics in the UK domestic sector: a double-dividend?

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the ECEEE Summer Study (2005)

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Household behavioural responses to photovoltaic-system monitoring devices

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress (2005)

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Modelling of integrated municipal solid waste to energy technologies in the urban environment

Kostantinidis M, Samsatli N, Keirstead J, Shah N

Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Engineering for Waste and Biomass Valorisation (2010)

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Review of Ball, Michael and Wietschel, Martin (eds): The Hydrogen Economy: Opportunities and Challenges

Keirstead J

Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation (2010)

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Total primary energy supply

Keirstead J

Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide (2010)

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Evaluating integrated urban biomass strategies for a UK eco-town

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Pantaleo A, Shah N

Proceedings of the European Biomass Conference (2009)

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London and beyond: Taking a closer look at urban energy policy

Keirstead J, Schulz N

Energy Policy (2010)

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bp-Imperial College Urban Energy Systems Project: Second Annual Report

Shah N, Fisk D

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bp-Imperial College Urban Energy Systems Project: Third Annual Report

Shah N, Fisk D

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Towards urban energy system indicators

Keirstead J

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London's energy system: prospects for using the service niche approach in current indicator practice

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Whole Life Urban Sustainability and its Assessment (2009)

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Applying service niche indicators to London's energy system

Keirstead J

Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal (2010)

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SynCity: an integrated tool kit for urban energy systems modelling

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N

Proceedings of the 5th Urban Research Symposium (2009)

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SynCity: an integrated tool kit for urban energy systems modelling

Keirstead J, Samsatli N, Shah N

Energy Efficient Cities: Assessment Tools and Benchmarking Practices (2010)

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bp-Imperial College Urban Energy Systems Project: First Annual Report

Shah N, Fisk D, Davies A, Gann D, Hernandez C, Leach M et al.

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What changes, if any, would increased levels of low-carbon decentralised energy have on the built environment?

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2008)

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Evaluating the applicability of integrated domestic energy frameworks in the UK

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2006)

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Behavioural responses to photovoltaic systems in the UK domestic sector

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2007)

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Feeling lucky? Using search engines to assess perceptions of urban sustainability

Keirstead J

Environmental Impact Assessment Review (2009)

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The UK domestic photovoltaics industry and the role of central government

Keirstead J

Energy Policy (2007)

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Selecting sustainability indicators for urban energy systems

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the International Conference on Whole Life Urban Sustainability and its Assessment (2007)

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Bridging the gaps between theory and practice: a service niche approach to urban sustainability indicators

Keirstead J, Leach M

Sustainable Development (2008)

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London’s energy system: assessing the quality of urban sustainability indicators using the service niche approach

Keirstead J

Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Whole Life Urban Sustainability and its Assessment (2009)

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Professional experience

Lecturer

Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London

September 2011 - Present

Research Fellow

Imperial College London

August 2009 - August 2011 (2 years)

Research Associate

Imperial College London

August 2006 - July 2009 (2 years 11 months)