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Chair in Sustainable Energy Systems

The Chair supports the transition to sustainable energy of the New Zealand and regional economy, and society.

About the Chair

The Chair was established in July 2017. It is aligned with the strategic sustainability focus at Victoria, to meet current and future challenges, by taking an inter-disciplinary approach, and engaging with partners across society in trans-disciplinary ways.

Find out more


Meet the academic staff involved with the Chair in Sustainable Energy Systems.


Students can complete a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) or Bachelor of Science with a focus on renewable energy systems.


The Chair in Sustainable Energy Systems builds on the research of the Smart Power and Renewable Energy Systems research group.

Contact us

Email: sustainable-energy-systems@vuw.ac.nz
Phone: +64 4 463 5960
Fax:  +64 4 463 5045