Politician's must see bigger picture when debating power supplies

It was hoped that the Finkel review of the national electricity market would provide the basis to negotiate an end to the "climate wars" - the short-term, op

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ANU - Melbourne to lead new energy transition hub

The Australian National University and The University of Melbourne will lead the Australian side of a new bilateral research collaboration with top German in

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Call for G20 action on energy issues

An international climate policy expert at ANU, and Energy Change Insititute member, has called on G20 leaders to take concrete steps to reduce fossil-fuel su

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The United States Energy Transition

The ANU Energy Change Institute will host a public lecture by the Director of the United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Dr Martin Keller

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ANU identifies possible pumped hydro sites in South Australia

Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) have identified 185 sites in South Australia potentially suitable for pumped hydro storage, which may

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ANU Pumped Hydro sites SA

The way forward from Finkel review of Australia’s energy future

With the release of Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel's blueprint for Australia's future electricity market, ANU experts below provide their thoughts on the way

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What is a 'low emissions target' and how would it work?

The main job of the Finkel Review, to be released this week, is to set

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Even the cleanest coal plants add millions of tonnes of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere each year.

Australia needs a properly functioning National Energy Market

The path to a decarbonised economy does not need to be painful or expensive.

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