Industry and govt set to pilot Decentralised Energy Exchange – “deX” – for trading locally generated and stored rooftop solar power to support the grid.
Category: Research Groups, Institutes and Universities
EnergyAustralia, Arup Group and Melbourne Energy Institute brief govt on plans for pumped seawater energy storage plant in SA.
Monash University issues $218m Climate Bond – a world first, targeting sustainable development in the tertiary education sector.
University of New South Wales team scores world’s highest efficiency rating with largest perovskite solar cells – aims to double efficiency again within a year.
QUT to test Sumitomo CPV solar technology for Qld climate, with view to add redox flow battery storage “in due course.”
ANU method of making semi-transparent perovskite solar cells achieves “one of highest” efficiencies reported for a perovskite-silicon cell.
Melbourne University and Powershop to host “energy hack” to unlock ideas about EVs, virtual power plants, community energy, and the role of data.
Eucalyptus oils from certain gum tree species could be refined to make high energy jet fuel, an ANU study has found.
BNEF analyst Ethan Zindler says world on verge of substantial solar PV oversupply; bad news for manufacturers, good news for installers, end-users – and Australia.
ANU-based research program that aims lead the world in grid-scale battery storage innovation and integration has won $5m grant from ACT government.