ECI Grand Challenge »

The ANU Energy Change Institute’s Grand Challenge is to bring Zero-Carbon Energy to the Asia Pacific. We live in the Asian century. In the next two decades, two thirds of the world’s energy growth will happen in our region.  News update: ECI wins 2018 ANU Grand Challenge Scheme The Energy Change Institute's Grand Challenge team has won the 2018 ANU Grand Challenge Scheme and will receive $10 million in funding over five years. The Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific team is a truly...

ECI Grand Challenge Public Pitch »

Watch ECI's ANU Grand Challenges Public Pitch on Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific (starts at 1:19).

ECI Members win Eureka Prize for Environmental Research »

Professor Andrew Blakers, Dr Matthew Stocks and Bin Lu have challenged the barriers to renewable energy in Australia. The team discovered 22,000 sites that are suitable for cost-effective pumped hydro energy storage, raising the profile of opportunities for pumped hydro investment within the clean energy industry. To read more visit:  ANU researchers awarded top science prize

What is the future of renewable energy in Indonesia? »

Video features Andrew Blakers, Professor of Engineering, ANU.  Australia-Indonesia Centre marks energy milestone The Australia-Indonesia Centre (AIC) concluded the first phase of its Energy Cluster program with researchers, consultants and students from both countries gathering for a workshop spanning two-days and two universities – ANU and Monash University. The workshop, held in July, provided an opportunity for participants to discuss numerous AIC and student projects ranging from forest...

ANU helping build cheaper and greener electricity networks »

New smart electricity technology developed at The Australian National University (ANU) has passed a major trial in Tasmania and has proven it can now help manage the supply of renewable energy and battery storage from households to the grid. The Network Aware Coordination (NAC) technology has been successfully trialled across 40 homes on Tasmania's Bruny Island, proving the system could be used Australia wide to both improve electricity security and to drive down energy prices. NAC lead...


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