The process of manufacturing gallium-doped solar panels was under a patent until last year. It's only now that this method has started to pick up steam.
Scientia Associate Professor Xiaojing Hao has been honoured at the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.
Many Asian nations are shunning fossil fuels, presenting a huge opportunity for Australia's renewables sector. And one massive project has stepped up to the plate.
The green hydrogen revolution is coming, and Australia is perfectly placed to take advantage of it, an analysis of production costs by UNSW engineers has shown.
New UNSW research has disproved the claim that the transition to renewable electricity systems will harm the global economy.
Sun Cable could provide Australia an alternative to the export business of coal and gas, and even reduce our export dependence on China.
Chee Mun Chong left UNSW holding an efficiency record for solar cells that was still standing when he returned as an academic 20 years later.
A new online tool developed at UNSW will allow property owners to assess the solar power potential of their rooftops.
UNSW Engineering student Sam Mitchell is the Australian Geographic Society's 2017 Young Adventurer of the Year after his epic journey along the Canning Stock Route on a solar-powered bike.
In an energy-hungry world, battery storage is the way of the future. But not all technologies are equal, writes Wilson da Silva.