Households need more support to implement alternative energy solutions to help manage outages during bushfires and extreme weather events.
New research suggests Australia’s agricultural water reservoirs could be an innovative energy storage solution for variable renewables.
Are blackouts really looming by the middle of this decade? An AEMO report warns they might be – but there are plenty of projects on the drawing board that will help ease the squeeze on the grid.
A team from UNSW Sydney has developed a way to 3D print strong, high-conducting solid polymer electrolytes into custom shapes.
The same force that allows water to climb trees may prevent it from flowing through nanoscopic pores in certain materials.
A fundamental discovery in materials science has potential applications for water filtration and energy storage.
A new ARC Research Hub for Integrated Energy Storage Solutions at UNSW, led by Professor Joe Dong, will focus on facilitating transition towards sustainable, reliable, secure and cost-effective energy sectors.
Australia already has technically feasible scenarios to run the electricity industry on 100% renewable energy, without significantly affecting supply, writes Mark Diesendorf.