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Jingyi Li is a Research Associate based at the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research. Jingyi graduated as a chemical engineer from The University of Manchester and pursued her PhD degree at the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change. Her research focuses on applying a circular economy framework in life cycle sustainability assessment while assessing geothermal energy. In particular, she looks into the sustainability performance of repurposing legacy fossil fuel infrastructure for geothermal energy utilisation.

Supervision information

Supervised by Dr. Alejandro Gallego-Schmid and Dr. Laurence Stamford.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Environmental Engineering, The University of Manchester

Award Date: 20 Nov 2023

Master of Engineering, Chemical Engineering with Energy and Environment, The University of Manchester

19 Sept 201630 Jun 2020

Award Date: 30 Jun 2020

External positions

Associate Editor of Energy Provision Solutions

Aug 2023 → …

Tutor, The Brilliant Club

Apr 2021Aug 2022

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Energy
  • Sustainable Futures
  • Policy@Manchester


  • Life cycle assessment (LCA)
  • Sustainability assessment
  • Circular economy
  • Sustainable Energy Systems
  • Climate change
  • Geothermal Energy


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