Energy Change Institute Open Day

Filed under Uncategorized
Oct ’17
9:00 am

This year’s Open Day program will include:
State of the Institute – Prof Ken Baldwin, Director, Energy Change Institute.
Keynote address on Australia’s potential to harness pumped hydro power – Prof Andrew Blakers, Energy Change Institute
Winners of the Icon Water/Actew AGL endowment award
Presentations from two new ECI research clusters: Energy for Development and Sustainable Transport.
Research from new ECI members.
Presentations from industry.

Professor Blakers will discuss a ground-breaking audit identifying potential sites for pumped hydro energy storage – enough to support a 100 per cent renewable electricity system across Australia. Pumped hydro currently accounts for 97 percent of energy storage worldwide and can be increased across the country to support high levels of renewable energy.

Registration for ECI Open Day is essential. Register and find out more at


Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.