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We work with industry, government and the community to create change towards sustainable futures through research and consultancy.

Whether you have a problem that needs support or an idea for change, our innovative and solutions-focused approach can help you achieve it.

The Institute supports PhD and Masters postgraduate study by research.

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Major Projects

We have led many groundbreaking and high-profile research projects in collaboration with governments, businesses and communities seeking to create change towards sustainable futures.
Featured Research
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Mapping our work to the SDGs

After 20 years of ethical, independent and rigorous sustainability research, ISF is aligning with the SDGs to continue our efforts in creating lasting change.
Over a decade of sustainable energy futures research points the way to a resilient, efficient, affordable and reliable, electricity grid.
ISF researchers will be discussing some of the biggest questions facing the clean energy transition in a new event series launched by EnergyLab.
We welcomed UTS design students who are designing food waste systems to conduct an audit of the canapés served at our recent book launch.
Hear from experts and activists as well as everyday people about how democracy works and how it can be improved.

Creating change towards sustainable futures

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t: +61 2 9514 4950
e: isf@uts.edu.au

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UTS Building 10
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