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Centre for Energy and the Design of Environments

We conduct innovative research and consultancy in sustainable building design and environmental engineering, including renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Featured research projects

Read about some of our current research projects.


ZEBRA

ZEBRA stands for Zero Energy Building Reduced Algorithm. It is a novel super-reduced, pedagogical tool for designing net zero buildings at early design stages.

Active Building Centre

We are contributing to the development and construction of Active Buildings, which produce more energy than they use.

Case studies

Read about some of our research and its impact.


Our team

Find out more about our team, facilities and how you can work with us.


Study with us

There are master's and PhD opportunities across the remit of the Centre for Energy and the Design of Environments.


MSc Modern Building Design

Three students work on MSc project in architecture studio

Develop the knowledge of modern building design practice, methodologies and processes sought after by major engineering and architectural design consultancies.

Upcoming events

Find out about the events, conferences and seminar we are hosting.


Building Simulation and Optimisation 2022

13 Dec 2022 12.00pm Online

IBPSA-England's Sixth Conference, and Second Virtual BSO Hosted by the University of Bath, Centre for Energy and the Design of Environments (EDEn)

About us

The Centre for Energy and the Design of Environments (EDEn) is made up of academics, researchers and students conducting leading research in sustainable building design, including aspects of environmental engineering, renewable energy and energy efficiency.


6 East University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

Contact us

If you have any questions about studying, researching or working with us, please contact us in person or online.