The Centre for Energy offers research, development and consultancy services, using its state of the art laboratories which span the University of Newcastle and off campus facilities, in a variety of research and development capacities.

Priority Research Centre for
ENERGY

Research

The Centre for Energy 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:

Low Emission Coal

Oxyfuel, chemical looping, CO2 capture, fundamentals of turbulent combustion.

Renewable Energy Systems

Wind, geothermal, biomass.

Transportation Fuels and Energy Conversion

Ammonia, methanol and hydrogen as energy carriers.

Energy and the Environment

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.