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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...
An LNG tanker leaves Gladstone, Queensland. Gas development is one of the drivers behind Australia’s increasing emissions and electricity demand. AAP/Dan Peled
19 April 2016
This article by Honorary Associate Professor Hugh Saddler, was originally published by The Conversation.  Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions are on the rise....
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...
18 December 2015
This article by Dr Andrew Thomson was originally published by The Conversation.  When we are not driving, cycling, or walking on it, a road is just a waste of space,...
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...
Coal mines are increasingly incompatible with the world’s carbon budget. Energy Change Institute
14 December 2015
Luke Kemp outlines how although the Paris climate agreement doesn't specifically address cutting down on coal, the tide is turning against coal mining anyway.  This...
Solar panels - Energy Change Institute
25 November 2015
This article by Professor Andrew Blakers was originally published in The Conversation.  The Australian Greens this weekend announced a target of 90% renewable...
Coal power image - Energy Change Institute
19 November 2015
What does the OECD's decision to limit finance for coal power stations mean for coal producers such as Australia?   Luke Kemp gives his perspective in this...
Power station - Energy Change Institute
19 November 2015
It's time to close Australia's brown coal stations.   Here's how. This article by Frank Jotzo and Salim Mazouz was originally published in The...
Smoking coal power station - Energy Change Institute
2 November 2015
This article by Associate Professor Frank Jotzo appeared in The Conversation on 2 November 2015.      Most of the world’s remaining coal...
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-...
Excerpt from Q&A, September 28, 2015.
5 October 2015
This article by Professor Ken Baldwin, Director of the Energy Change Institute, was originally published by The Conversation. The Conversation is fact-checking claims made on Q...
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...

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