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  1. 29 October 2020 - Science Matters

    Organised chaos: The key to next-generation solar technology

    Researchers including at University of Melbourne have resolved a fundamental challenge in next-generation perovskite solar cells, bringing widespread use closer

  2. 15 October 2020 - Engineering & Technology

    The nanowires building greener nanodevices

    A new nanowire material paves the way for a new era of photonic and quantum electronic technologies using less energy, shows a University of Melbourne study.

  3. 13 July 2020 - Science Matters

    What could Australia’s clean energy future look like?

    The COVID crisis has created opportunities to accelerate technologies to make Australia a renewable energy superpower, say University of Melbourne experts.

  4. 28 January 2018 - Engineering & Technology

    Think twice before going ‘off the grid’

    Microgrids provide a revolutionary approach to creating sustainable, low carbon communities, towns and cities, according to a University of Melbourne expert.

  5. 3 July 2017 - Inside Business

    Australia’s energy trilemma explained

    A University of Melbourne expert explains Australia's energy trilemma: how to deliver energy that is affordable, environmentally sustainable and reliable.

  6. 29 October 2016 - Science Matters

    Making any surface solar

    Printable and flexible solar cells, which can turn almost any surface into a solar array, could provide a cheap and almost limitless energy supply.

  7. 7 July 2016 - Go Figure

    How energy is hidden in colours

    There is a reason roses are red, and we can use this knowledge to create super-efficient, flexible and printable solar panels to power a renewable future

  8. 26 November 2015 - Science Matters

    India builds for future with climate plan

    The Asian powerhouse, driven by PM Narendra Modi, is forging a path to climate resilience, embracing technologies such as solar power on a massive scale.

  9. 19 October 2015 - Science Matters

    Printing the next generation of solar cells

    Flexible solar cells printed on A3-sized sheets that could provide cheap, almost limitless, energy are a reality after scientists and industry came together.