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15 September 2016
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) will suffer a A$500 million funding cut, after being saved from a far worse fate during negotiations over the government’s...
ANU renewable energy storage and integration research
7 September 2016
The Australian National University (ANU) will establish an international research program to improve ways to store renewable energy that can be integrated into the electricity...
2 September 2016
As energy demand increases and finite resources are tested, there is increased need to develop energy technologies that efficiently maximise output from sustainable energy...
Solar thermal record, big dish ANU
19 August 2016
Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have set a world record for efficiency for a solar thermal dish generating steam that could be used for power stations.The...
Professor Andrew Blakers, Solar PV research cluster, Energy change Institute
30 May 2016
Scientists have called on both major political parties not to ‘unintentionally kill’ solar cell research in Australia by cutting off grant funding from the Australian...
ANU Energy Change, Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission
9 May 2016
The South Australian Royal Commission into the nuclear fuel cycle has kick started a new public discussion about the role of nuclear energy as the world looks for clean sources of...
Wind Farm, ANU Energy Change Institute Expert Alert
27 April 2016
The Australia Labor Party has announced a new climate change policy ahead of the federal election. The policy outlines higher emissions cuts, a...
Solar panel, Energy Change Institute
14 April 2016
The Australian National University (ANU) has won $4.7 million in new funding for renewable energy research, and more than any other university, in the latest round of industry-...
12 April 2016
With more than 50 million people still without electricity and a renewable energy target that is more ambitious than Australia's, Indonesia offers a wealth of opportunity for...
Matthew Hole, Fusion research cluster, ANU Energy Change Institute
7 March 2016
Scientists developing fusion energy experiments have solved a puzzle of why their million-degree heating beams sometimes fail, and instead destabilise the fusion experiments...
Andre Cuevas, ANU Energy Change Institute
28 January 2016
Scientists have developed a new silicon solar cell that promises cheaper manufacturing processes and better power output. The collaboration, between scientists at The...
Professor Chennupati Jagadish, Energy Change Institute Nanostructure Photovoltaics Research Cluster
27 January 2016
Distinguished Professor Chennupati Jagadish has been awarded Australia's highest honour for his service to physics and engineering, leading a string...
Renewable Energy Fund, Energy Change Institute
21 December 2015
The ACT Government's new $10.8 million funding for a Renewable Energy Innovation Fund will provide great opportunities for ANU to further partner with...
Hassan Hijazi, Smart Grid, Energy Change Institute
15 December 2015
Dr Hassan Hijazi from the Research School of Computer Science and the Smart Grid research cluster of the ECI has been recently awarded the 2015 "Rising Star" award from...
Energy Update 2015
14 December 2015
Professor Brian Schmidt:   “Energy, and understanding how to provide the world’s people with abundant and inexpensive energy, is the key factor that is going...
Distinguished Professor Graham Farqhuar
22 October 2015
The ANU congratulates Distinguished Professor Graham Farquhar AO, who has won the 2015 Prime Minister's Prize for Science for his work on water-...
Pollinate Energy social entreprise solving energy poverty
1 September 2015
Pollinate Energy, a social enterprise solving energy poverty and climate change at the bottom of the pyramid in India is recruiting its next round of fellows for the December 2015...
Professor Andrés Cuevas wins 2015 Becquerel Prize for Outstanding Merits in Solar Photovoltaics.
24 August 2015
Professor Andrés Cuevas has been awarded the 2015 Becquerel Prize for Outstanding Merits in Photovoltaics. The award recognises his scientific...
10 August 2015
Australian Climate Targets - ANU experts alert The Australian Government is soon to announce a new target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as part of a global commitment to...
Climate and Energy Student Expo winners with Warwick Foster of Union Fenosa
6 August 2015
On 6th August, post graduate research students in climate change and energy change showcased their research at the annual Climate and Energy Student Expo.   The Expo...

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