Professor Geraint Ellis

Queens University Belfast

Geraint Ellis is Chair of Environmental Planning and Director of Research in the School of Natural and Built Environment at Queen’s University, Belfast and Co-Editor of the Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning. He has published widely on the way planning relates to energy, health and marine issues, including recently co-authoring reports on transformation of the Irish energy system for the National Economic and Social Council and currently working on a project funded by the Irish Environmental Protection Agency on Ireland’s low carbon transition. Geraint also acts as the Irish national expert on the International Energy Agency’s working group on social acceptance of wind energy.