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SA blackout and myths re renewable energy
30 September 2016
Australia needs to focus on the main game of addressing climate change, and not be distracted by furphies surrounding the amount of renewable energy in the grid, according to...
The Cooperation Agreement signed on 30 September marks a ''new model'' for engaging in ITER. Pictured: ITER Director-General Bernard Bigot (left) and ANSTO Chief Executive Officer Adi Paterson.
30 September 2016
For the first time in its history, the ITER Organization has established a formal path to technical collaboration with a non-Member state: Australia. On Friday 30 September 2016,...
Carston Kulheim David Kainer gum trees jet fuel
19 September 2016
Scientists are a step closer to using Australia’s iconic gum trees to develop low-carbon renewable jet and missile fuel.Dr Carsten Kulheim from The Australian National...
ANU Sol Invictus
15 September 2016
Sol Invictus is the ANU Students’ entry for the 2017 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (BWSC).   The competition pits solar-powered cars against each other in a...
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-...

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