Tag Archive: energy

RP2: Heatwaves and Cold Air Outbreaks – April 2020

April 1, 2020 8:00 am Published by Comments Off on RP2: Heatwaves and Cold Air Outbreaks – April 2020

Research over the past few months has given the RP2 team significant insights into sudden stratospheric warming events, modelling of marine heatwaves, the impacts of transient warming, how drying tends influence heatwaves, and future energy use in cities as the globe warms.

Land-Atmosphere meeting : Carbon, water and energy fluxes in agricultural systems of Australia and New Zealand

February 24, 2020 11:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

James Cleverley (UTS). Topic: Land-Atmosphere Meeting Feb 26th Time: Feb 26, 2020 03:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, SydneyJoin from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://unsw.zoom.us/j/491126485 Or iPhone one-tap:  16699006833,491126485# or 16465588656,491126485# Or a H.323/SIP room system: SIP:7588@aarnet.edu.au or H323:491126485@  (From Cisco) or H323:  (From Huawei, LifeSize, Polycom) or or (U.S.) Meeting ID: 491126485 Talk Abstract: Cleverly J, Vote C, Isaac P, Ewenz C, Harahap M, Beringer J, Campbell DI, Daly E, Eamus D, He L, Hunt J, Grace P, Hutley LB,... View Article

Transitioning to a Clean Energy Future – UNSW Research Showcase

November 4, 2019 2:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

UNSW KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE INVITE YOU TO OUR RESEARCH SHOWCASE Our panel of experts, all thought leaders in their respective areas, will explore some of the major changes needed to support a clean energy future. A selection of UNSW’s finest academics will showcase their extensive range of expertise and capability providing insight into future thinking and practice in an increasingly challenging area where swift action is required.   Why attend? Connect with our experts, and discuss research capability, professional education and... View Article

MSSI Panel and guests, Transitioning to a low carbon future

July 22, 2019 12:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

New research by The University of Melbourne – Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute and SGS Economics and Planning shows that transitioning to a clean economy is sound economic development. Even when the benefits of reduced emissions are ignored, the economic benefits of transitioning to a low-carbon economy easily outweigh the costs. So what’s next? How and why should we go low carbon? Join us on Thursday 1 August for a presentation and panel discussion to discuss the findings from the recently... View Article

PhD Opportunity: Locating renewable energy sites to avoid climate and financial risk

June 22, 2018 1:49 am Published by Comments Off on PhD Opportunity: Locating renewable energy sites to avoid climate and financial risk

With major developments in climate modelling we are significantly closing the gap that used to exist between what business needs to know and what climate science/engineering can provide. This project will merge climate science and engineering to address the key question industry asks – what is the future economic viability of renewable projects?