The Australian National University (ANU) has won $4.7 million in new funding for renewable energy research, and more than any other university, in the latest round of industry-researcher collaboration funding from the Australian Renewabl
Scientists have developed a new silicon solar cell that promises cheaper manufacturing processes and better power output.
The ACT Government's new $10.8 million funding for a Renewable Energy Innovation Fund will provide great opportunities for ANU to further partner with industry to develop clean energy storage and distribution systems.
By ANDREW THOMSON
When we are not driving, cycling, or walking on it, a road is just a waste of space, right? Not if it is a solar road!
The price of Photovoltaics modules has drastically decreased during the last decade, however further cost reductions are now increasingly hard.
Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) are looking for volunteers across the ACT who have solar panels on their roof to take part in a new study.
ANU alumnus Dr Lachlan Blackhall, co-founder of Canberra start-up Reposit Power, says it was a shock to lock in a deal with car maker Tesla to supply software to the company's home battery business.
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