Energy Change Institute Open Day 2018

Date & time

11pm 18 June – 3am 19 June 2018


Room STB S1, Science Teaching Building, 136 Linnaeus Way, ANU


 Sarah Wilson
 02 6125 0946

The Energy Change Institute Open Day showcases the latest energy research from ANU and provides a platform for exchanging ideas for ANU researchers, industry, government agencies and other energy stakeholders.

Presentations from the day can now be downloaded - see below. 


Time Presenter / subject Download Presentation

State-of-the-Institute presentation – Professor Ken Baldwin, Energy Change Institute

Incorporating updates on:

Education programs - Dr James Prest, Faculty of Law

Industry Engagement - Dr Igor Skryabin, Energy Change Institute

Outreach - Sarah Wilson, Energy Change Institute 

Grand Challenge - Tory Bridges, Jinnie Widnyana, Mahesh Venkataraman and Ken Baldwin

PDF (3.5MB)



Keynote Presentation

Energy storage in the people's grid - Dr Lachlan Blackhall, Entrepreneurial Fellow and Head, Battery Storage and Grid Integration Program

PDF (29.8MB)


Special Guest Presentation

Potential Australian collaboration with the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Erik Ness, Project Leader, Clean Energy Policy and Island Sustainability, US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

PDF (547KB)

External engagement

Australian-German Energy Transition Hub, Dr Paul Burke, Crawford School of Public Policy

PDF (1.25MB)
  The Asian Renewable Energy Hub: 9GW of wind, solar and storage to export to Jakarta & Singapore and to help power the Pilbara, Andrew Dickson CWP Renewables PDF (1.95MB)
11.40-12 Research Presentations

Hydrogen technologies - Prof Kylie Catchpole, Research School of Engineering


  Transformations in US energy markets, Dr Christian Downie, School of Regulation and Global Governance (REGNET) PDF (235KB)
12 -12.50 New ECI Members' Research  

Geologic CO2 storage: Insights from pore-scale experiments - Dr Anna Herring, Research School of Physics and Engineering

PDF (860KB)

Probing the efficiency limitation of water splitting with tandem solar cells - Dr Fiona Beck, Research School of Engineering

PDF (1.4MB) 
  Clean liquid fuels from biomass: can concentrating solar thermal lead the way? - Dr Mahesh Venkataraman, Research School of Engineering  
  Gas hydrate technology for thermal storage cooling applications - Dr Xiaolin (Shannon) Wang, Research School of Engineering PDF (1.4MB)

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