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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Publications

  • 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)