News: energy

Premier recognition for mining and energy expertise

Roseworthy solar farm

The University of Adelaide’s mining and energy expertise has been acknowledged at South Australia’s 2021 Premier’s Awards in Energy and Mining.

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Partnership focuses on Australian carbon capture and storage research

Partnership focuses on Australian carbon capture and storage research

The Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources (ASPER) is teaming up with Chevron Australia to create a new state-of-the-art facility for carbon storage research that will accelerate Australia’s transition to cleaner energy sources and net zero emissions. 

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Pathways clear for decarbonising heavy industry

HiTemp-2

The production of green steel will be a critical step to enable the world’s heavy industry to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and Australia is well placed to be an important player in this space.

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National success for industry-linked ARC grants

Goodman cres

The University of Adelaide has been awarded more than $3.6 million in industry-linked grants by the Australian Research Council (ARC) for important research that will attract a further $1.8 million in support from industry. The research will have a positive impact on diverse areas such as defence, food production and protecting the environment.

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Critical mass of talent and expertise

Professor Carl Spandler (right) and Professor Nigel Cook

Ongoing and secure supply of critical minerals is essential to the transition to a high-tech and clean energy world.

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Australian renters suffering due to energy hardship

social housing apartments

A new report from the University of Adelaide has found the rental housing sector must set minimum standards for energy performance to protect the health and wellbeing of vulnerable Australians.

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Young Uni of Adelaide innovator named in Asia-Pacific Top 20

Innovators Under 35

A University of Adelaide researcher, whose work could help revolutionise battery technology, has been given global recognition by being chosen as an MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35.

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