UNSW has launched CERPA - the Centre for Energy Research and Policy Analysis - a groundbreaking initiative to meet the challenge of fuelling the world's future.
UNSW will once again participate in the Earth Hour energy initiative on Saturday 29 March.
A leading UNSW academic has cautioned the NSW Government against leasing existing coal-fired power stations, warning they seriously jeopardise the fight against climate change.
UNSW saved more than 2.4 percent of Sydney's total energy reductions during last Saturday's Earth Hour.
Sydneysiders are not acting to conserve energy use in their homes, according to a report by the UNSW City Futures Research Centre.
UNSW PhD student Maria Kordjamshidi has won the Australian Institute of Energy's national award for the best Alternative Energy Pathways Project.
An international authority on solar energy will give a public lecture at UNSW about the urgent need to invest in new technologies that can convert the sun's power into usable energies.