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Sustainable energy research powers developing world

Sustainable energy research powers developing world

Friday, 28 August 2015

A breakthrough sustainable energy technology at the University of Newcastle (UON) could help solve the global challenge of rural electrification in developing countries.

Clean energy technology scoops excellence pool

Clean energy technology scoops excellence pool

Monday, 1 June 2015

A UON revolutionary clean energy technology scooped the pool at the 2015 Newcastle Engineering Excellence Awards.

Award for outstanding achievements in chemometrics

Award for outstanding achievements in chemometrics

Friday, 14 November 2014

Professor Marcel Maeder from the School of Environmental and Life Sciences received the 2014 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in Chemometrics, which recognises excellence in the fields of analysis such as mass spectrometry, magnetic resonance and chemometrics.

Excellence in Science and Engineering awarded

Excellence in Science and Engineering awarded

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Two University of Newcastle academics have been honoured with prestigious accolades at the 2014 NSW Science and Engineering Awards.

Revolutionary clean energy technology launched in the Hunter

Revolutionary clean energy technology launched in the Hunter

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

A new clean energy system launched today will demonstrate cost savings in electricity generation for remote mining and industrial sites and rural communities.

World First Emissions Abatement Technology

World First Emissions Abatement Technology

Thursday, 20 February 2014

The University of Newcastle has received $30 million to develop and roll-out world-leading abatement technologies for fugitive methane emissions from underground coal mining operations. The new technologies could reduce these emissions from the sector by as much as 90 percent and reduce Australia's annual greenhouse gas output by three percent.