ECI experts have their say on energy policy

The Federal Government has announced a new energy plan that sees an emphasis on affordable and reliable power and will not adopt the Clean Energy Target reco

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Renewables will be cheaper than coal in the future. Here are the numbers

In a recent Conversation FactCheck I examined the question: “

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ANU finds 22,000 potential pumped hydro sites in Australia

The Australian National University (ANU) has completed an audit of 22,000 potential sites across Australia for pumped hydro energy storage, which can be used

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ANU unveils its first solar car to compete in World Solar Challenge

Students from The Australian National University (ANU) have launched their first high-technology solar car to compete in the World Solar Challenge from Darwi

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The true cost of keeping the Liddell power plant open

For a long time, Australian governments have believed that the 

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The rules were written at a time when coal and gas were the only major options. AAP Image/Dan Himbrechts

Power crisis demands apolitical leadership

Opinion: Although you may win the daily media battles in politics, you may still lose the electoral war.

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A new Energy Research Institutes Council for Australia (ERICA)

The directors of Australia’s major energy research institutes have announced the formation of a new Energy Research Institutes Council for Australia (ERICA)

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The ECI Grand Challenge: Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific

The ANU Energy Change Institute’s Grand Challenge is to bring Zero-Carbon Energy to the Asia Pacific.

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Climate Change is the challenge.  Energy Change is the key.

The ANU Energy Change Institute combines leading research and teaching on the technologies, efficiency, policy, law, sociology and economics of moving to a sustainable and dominantly renewable energy future.


Research in Energy Change at ANU covers a complete spectrum from energy science, engineering, efficiency and technology, to implementation expertise in the economic, legal, sociological and policy issues surrounding Energy Change.

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Our multi-disciplinary approach to energy change ensures all our graduates possess the necessary skills to contribute effectively to the future of the world. Our students have the unique opportunity to engage with world's top scientists and academics.

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