Director, International Energy Research Centre
Tony Day is the Executive Directive of the International Energy Research Centre (IERC), based at the Tyndall National Institute in Cork, Ireland. The Centre is a partnership between government and industry to undertake innovative research in integrated energy solutions, focussing on the demand side and energy efficiency. Prior to this he worked for 20 years at London South Bank University (LSBU) in teaching and research, with a short spell in industry as Energy Services Director with TEAM (EAA Ltd). At LSBU he set up the Centre for Efficient and Renewable Energy in Buildings (CEREB), a research, demonstration and teaching facility for low carbon building energy systems. He has conducted research and published widely in the areas of building energy analysis and the application of low and zero carbon technologies in the urban environment. Tony is a Fellow of both CIBSE and the Energy Institute, and a past Chair of the UK Solar Energy Society.