School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering

Chris McGrath inside

A UNSW engineering student's work to bring power to a remote Pacific island village has won recognition from Australia's peak engineering body.

Sun inside

UNSW's world-leading solar cell research has received a boost with a $4 million grant to further develop high-efficiency silicon solar cell technology.

Solar record inside

UNSW solar cell engineers have laid claim to another world record: this time the milestone of 25 per cent efficiency for a silicon solar cell.

Martin green inside

UNSW scientist Professor Martin Green has won the 2007 SolarWorld Einstein Award for his work in photovoltaics, developing new solar power technologies.