University of East Anglia
Role at Tyndall
Konstantinos is a part of the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research.
Role at Council:
Energy Policy Energy Security Electricity market.
Konstantinos has been with the Norwich Business School since 2010 when he arrived following his PhD studied at the School of Environmental Sciences, at UEA. Konstantinos has an interdisciplinary background comprising energy engineering, environmental sciences, negotiations, environmental policy and management. His interests are in breaking disciplinary boundaries to solve real problems. Currently he is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Business and Climate Change and his research focuses on energy policy, energy supply security and innovation in the energy sector including smart grid and storage. In parallel to NBS, Konstantinos is visiting at the Department of Geographical Sciences at the University of Maryland, College Park; the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences of Piraeus and at the School of Economics, Management and Statistics at the University of Bologna.
Konstantinos has reviewed for the Working Group III of IPCC and EU DG Clima and also reviews manuscripts regularly for the Energy Journal; Applied Energy; Energy Policy; Journal of Cleaner Production; Carbon Management; Environmental Politics; Climate Policy; International Journal of Marine Energy; Fuel; Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews; European Management Review; Global Nest; International Journal of Sustainable Energy; Journal of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering; Journal of Management and Governance; Global Environmental Change; and Journal of Business Ethics.
Konstantinos's research activities have been funded by the:
- 2016: SSF Proof of Concept (£16.8k)
- 2016: EU INTERREG France Channel England (€8m)
- 2015: Newton Fund (£7k)
- 2014: EU DG Research and Innovation (€15m)
- 2014: British Council - Researcher Links (£7.5k)
- 2013: Associate Dean for Enterprise (£5k)
- 2013: UEA Teaching Fellowship (£8k)
- 2007: UEA (PhD studentship ~ £50k)
- 2004: Greek Department for Education (€10k)
Pothitou, M., Hanna, R. F., Chalvatzis, K. J.(2017) ICT entertainment appliances’ impact on domestic electricity consumption UEA Repository (Article)
Zafeirakis, D., Chalvatzis, K., Baiocchi, G. (2015) Embodied CO2 emissions and cross-border electricity trade in Europe: Rebalancing burden sharing with energy storage Full Text UEA Repository (Article)
Zafirakis, D., Chalvatzis, K., Baiocchi, G., Daskalakis, G. (2013) Modelling of financial incentives for investments in energy storage systems that promote the large-scale integration of wind energy Full Text UEA Repository (Article)
Zafirakis, D., Chalvatzis, K. (2012) Optimum operation of bulk energy storage systems in contemporary spot electricity markets UEA Repository (Paper)