The Priority Research Centre for Frontier Energy Technologies & Utilisation offers research, development and consultancy services, using it's state of the art laboratories which span the University of Newcastle and off campus facilities, in a variety of research and development capacities.
The Centre focuses on four main areas of research:
Oxyfuel, chemical looping, CO2 capture, fundamentals of turbulent combustion.
Wind, geothermal, biomass.
Ammonia, methanol and hydrogen as energy carriers.
Energy efficient contaminated soil treatment, energy efficient housing, sustainable and integrated waste processing/utilisation with energy recovery and generation, industrial ecology, sustainability principles, energy minimisation and recovery, environmental repair and pollution abatement.