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4 September 2019
Australia continues to install renewables at record rates and will surpass the scrapped target of 41,000 Gigawatt-hours (GWh) of renewable energy generation around the end of 2020...
4 September 2019
Australia's low carbon energy system of tomorrow will be given a vital spark thanks to a new million-dollar laboratory to be built at The Australian National University (ANU...
29 August 2019
Researchers from the Australian National University (ANU) have broken new ground in solar cell energy efficiency and in the process provided a glimpse of the technology's...
26 August 2019
Student profile: Jessica Catling Written by Aarti Seksaria A former student of Environmental Science, Jessica has been working for the Federal Government since her...
7 August 2019
Scientists have cracked a key step in nature's water-splitting recipe, which powers all plant life on Earth and may be harnessed to make a limitless supply of cheap renewable...
7 August 2019
On 4 August 2019, a major power blackout hit the greater Jakarta area and West Java, affecting approximately 21 million people. Many were still without power the following day,...
16 July 2019
Indonesia has set ambitious targets for adopting renewable energy technologies, including solar power. India serves as a useful model for what is possible, Paul Burke writes....
8 July 2019
A first-of-its-kind energy conference hosted by The Australian National University (ANU) examined the energy challenges facing industry, government and society, and the...
19 June 2019
Frank Jotzo, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University and Salim Mazouz, Australian National University When unveiling government data revealing...
7 June 2019
For a brief moment during Australia’s recent election campaign, everyone’s attention was turned towards electric vehicles – and rightfully so. Electric...
22 May 2019
ANU Press Release: Scientists from The Australian National University (ANU) have, for the first time, demonstrated the maximum potential of ultra-thin 2D materials to generate...
16 May 2019
This episode of Policy Forum Pod takes a look at Australia’s energy policies in light of the upcoming federal election, as well as the government’s role in ensuring a...
30 April 2019
An exciting opportunity is being offered to the next generation of aspiring women leaders to work at the International Energy Agency (IEA) in Paris. The Fellowship will provide...
29 April 2019
This fully-funded PhD project will involve the development of software/algorithms for the analysis of energy data. Our energy systems are becoming increasingly dependent on...
1 April 2019
The Australian National University has completed a global audit of 530,000 potential sites for pumped-hydro energy storage that can be used to support low-cost, secure, 100...
25 March 2019
A series of Pumped Storage Hydropower (PSH) projects planned across 5 states could triple Australia's electricity storage capacity, according to a new study by a researcher at...
7 March 2019
Academics who work on energy-related research gathered together for the second ANU Women in Energy (WiE) network meeting to discuss gender-related issues. The meeting was held...
5 March 2019
At the Energy Change Institute Open Day on 12 February, the ECI announced the winners of two JWLand fellowships for researchers from the Department of the Environment and...
22 February 2019
This article was written by Frank Jotzo, Professor at the ANU Crawford School of Public Policy and Andreas Loeschel, Professor at Muenster University and the chair of German...
19 February 2019
During a three day workshop held at ANU recently, experts from a broad range of backgrounds discussed the future of the electricity system. The following statement has been...

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