The ELITH Project
ELITH, Energy and Low Income Tropical Housing, is a three year research project (2013 - 2016). With its key focus on sustainable development, it was set up to identify, research and propagate methods of addressing the energy consumption and climate emissions of low-income housing in hot climate developing countries.
Lead partner Warwick University has coordinated partner research institutions in Thailand, China, Uganda, Tanzania and the UK. The programme has been funded by the UK research council EPSRC.
The Low Income Tropical Housing project is a research collaboration between:
- University of Warwick, School of Engineering, UK -- Lead partner
- National Housing and Building Research Agency (NHBRA), Tanzania
- University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC),China
- Uganda Martyrs University (UMU), Uganda
- King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), Thailand
- University of Cambridge, UK