ECI in the media

Coal power stations Coal Power Stations are major sources of mercury pollution in Australia. AAP Image/Julian Smith
24 June 2020
Prof Frank Jotzo says taken at face value, Anthony Albanese’s intervention throws a positive challenge to the government. In his opinion article in The Guardian, he...
An icon showing a silhouette of a house and coloured bars denoting energy efficiency
23 June 2020
Amid the urgent need to slow climate change by cutting greenhouse gas emissions, energy efficiency makes sense, Honorary Associate Professor Hugh Saddler writes in The...
13 June 2020
Associate Professor Llewelyn Hughes spoke the The Economist about stymied reforms to Japan's electricity sector. Read the article.
2 June 2020
The Sun Cable megaproject, which aims to export renewable energy from northwestern Australia via undersea cable to Singapore, has advanced another step. Prof. Andrew Blakers...
1 June 2020
Dr Emma Aisbett & Dr Fiona Beck feature in this profile of the ANU Grand Challenge: Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific research project for Engineers Australia. Read...
26 May 2020
Prof Frank Jotzo features in this ABC Radio PM story about the federal government’s Technology Investment Roadmap, which asks, could Australia be backing the wrong horse...
22 May 2020
Prof. Andrew Blakers spoke to 2SER for its story about whether a COVID-19 induced decline in emissions was enough to have significant impacts on curbing climate change. Listen...
BMW i3 EV (electric vehicle) recharging at an NRMA charger in Jindabyne
22 May 2020
Director of the Energy Change Institute at the Australian National University, Ken Baldwin, said it was important for a technology investment roadmap to keep all options on the...
Image of water spray from Pumped Hydro
22 May 2020
Professor Andrew Blakers and Associate Professor Matt Stocks write that the rapid rise of variable PV and wind in Australia means that more storage will soon be required. Snowy 2....
22 May 2020
ECI Director, Professor Ken Baldwin, spoke to ABC Radio's NSW Countryhour about the Federal Government's Technology Road Map on emissions, carbon capture and storage, and...
21 May 2020
ANU Centre for Climate Economics and Policy director Frank Jotzo spoke to SBS News about the Federal Government's Technology Investment Roadmap. "The vision here is...
21 May 2020
"In establishing a technology investment roadmap it’s important to put all options on the table and not exclude particular technologies in advance, nor lock in other...
15 May 2020
Dr John Hewson told The Guardian Australia the RBA had “gone out of its way to make a point” about the importance of renewable power to the economy. Read the full...
7 May 2020
Prof. Andrew Blakers' and Dr Matt Stocks’ essay in Renew Economy explains current trends in PV module efficiency and cost. They look at the silicon PV industry’s...
A man installs solar panels on a roof in Shanghai, China. Credit: The Climate Group, Flickr.
5 May 2020
The ECI's Prof. Frank Jotzo and Jorrit Gosens co-authored this essay in East Asia Forum on China’s plans for ‘new infrastructure’ construction projects could...
Barrels of oil on a pier beside water.
25 April 2020
Dr Christian Downie was interviewed by ABC Radio’s AM about the global collapse of oil futures, the increase of Australian fuel reserves in the US, and policies that...
22 April 2020
Channel News Asia, Singapore, republished a blog post by Dr Christian Downie, who says low prices are generally good for big consumers, such as China, and bad for big producers...
22 April 2020
Energy transition, like coronavirus response, is a global scale problem that will rely on sub-national actors to pick up the slack where national and international action falls...
A Stop Adani protest in Melbourne in 2018, photographed by John Englart/Flickr.
22 April 2020
Dr Rebecca Colvin’s research on how social identity and actions, such as the 2019 Stop Adani convoy, shapes debates about energy transitions was featured as a Research...
20 April 2020
Renew Economy covers Dr Emma Aisbett's co-authored study into how governments adjust health, safety, and environmental standards to benefit industry when industry profits are...

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