Southcoast microgrid project energised with $3.125M in funding
4 Aug 2021
The Battery Storage and Grid Integration Program at The Australian National University (ANU), along with project partners Southcoast Health and Sustainability Alliance, network operator Essential Energy, and technology company Zepben, have received...
Twist brings new possibilities for ultra-thin 2D materials
30 Jul 2021
A new study from The Australian National University (ANU) shows how the ability of 2D materials to convert sunlight into electricity can be controlled by simply “twisting” the angle between two ultra-thin...
Disrupting Australia’s approach to medical waste
29 Jul 2021
Even before he graduated from ANU, Ryan Pike was getting to work developing sustainable solutions to address Australia’s medical waste problem.
STEM masterclasses on demand
23 Jul 2021
Throughout June and July, The Australian National University (ANU) held a STEM guest lecture series - with an all-star line-up of ANU experts to shine a light on the global issues defining our...
Better behaving bots
23 Jul 2021
ANU researcher Hanna Kurniawati is helping robots problem solve and care. Her work has not just shaped how AI works every day; it’s been recognised with a major global prize. George Booth...
Congratulations class of 2021
9 Jul 2021
Congratulations class of 2021: you did it!
ANU at core of steeling industry for a cleaner future
2 Jul 2021
Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) are at the core of a national program to transition Australia’s industrial sector to producing resources such as steel and other heavy metals via zero...
Powering ahead with community batteries
1 Jun 2021
Community-scale batteries are already achievable in Australia, will complement existing household batteries and will allow more solar energy to be stored in our suburbs, analysis from The Australian National University (ANU) shows. ...
Explore the Australian Space Discovery Centre
6 Apr 2021
The Australian Space Discovery Centre was officially unveiled on 31 March 2021, and features exhibitions about space based on The Australian National University (ANU) research. The new interactive facility in Adelaide...
New tech a curtain raiser for cheap clean solar energy
26 Mar 2021
Technology that stores clean energy by heating particles with captured sunlight is cost-effective and reliable, modelling from The Australian National University (ANU) shows.