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FEATURE ARTICLE: Why can’t my solar panels power your electric car?


Taxing EVs ignores future of electrified transport 

Friends Newsletter April 2021

Read our April/May Newsletter here, which includes:

Highlights of the year so far

Our Feature article

Researcher spotlight - Professor Jeremy Moss


FEATURE article: 'Plug and play' in Smart Communities of the future


Combine smart communities with a smart grid and the benefits for humanity could be profound

Friends Newsletter March 2021


Read our March Newsletter here, which includes:

Highlights of the year so far

Launch of our Feature article series exploring a range of concepts around the future of energy

Researcher spotlight - Scientia Professor Martin Green

Institute Initiatives including Vivid Sydney events

FEATURE article: Our vision of the future grid


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Institute Director Prof Joe Dong featured in ecogeneration article


Prof Dong was interviewed by ecogeneration for his views on energy storage - now and in the future.

He predicts "There will be a boom in storage as there was in solar" and touches on the role of the consumer in the grid of the future.

Read the full article here.

Six Institute Investigators named Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate


We're pleased to hear that a number of Institute Investigators have been named in the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2020 list from Clarivate.

Founding investigators Scientia Prof Martin Green, Dr Derrick Wing Kwan Ng, Scientia Prof Liming Dai, A/Prof Da-Wei Wang were listed, along with our Director, Prof Joe Dong and Prof Tommy Weidmann.

Apply Now - 2021 Seed Funding


We are excited to announce that seed funding will be available next year, and we are seeking proposals for grants of up to $60,000 for interdisciplinary research projects across 6 research themes.

Institute Director Prof Joe Dong delivers keynote to IECON 2020 delegation

S&YP Keynote: Smart City Strategies and Planning Considering Future Renewable Energy