Seminar Archive

Date Event Organiser Speaker(s)
Prof Garnaut Lecture Series - Lecture 3: Decarbonising Electricity with Security, Reliability and Lower Costs Wednesday, 24 April 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Public Lecture Energy Transition Hub and University of Melbourne
Prof Garnaut Lecture Series - Lecture 2: The Complex International and Domestic Economics of Climate Change Wednesday, 17 April 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Public Lecture Energy Transition Hub and University of Melbourne Prof. Ross Garnaut
Radical Collaboration and Blockchains for the Climate and Energy Transition Tuesday, 16 April 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Martin Wainstein
Climate and Carbon Challenges Thursday, 11 April 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm Public Seminar Engineers Australia Assoc. Prof. Malte Meinshausen, Tom Yankos
Smart Planning for Oil and Gas Development Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Professor Mark Squillace
Hot Seat with Joanne Chong Tuesday, 9 April 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm HOT SEAT (internal only) Australian-German Climate & Energy College
Professor Garnaut Lecture Series - Lecture 1: Exorcising the Diabolical Policy Problem Wednesday, 3 April 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Public Lecture Energy Transition Hub and University of Melbourne Prof. Ross Garnaut
Hot Seat with Patrick Baker Wednesday, 3 April 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm HOT SEAT (internal only) Australian-German Climate & Energy College
Rocky Hill Coal Project: Why the Court refused development consent and future implications Monday, 1 April 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Elisa de Wit
Climate Engineering Under the Paris Agreement Monday, 1 April 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Neil Craik
Using observations to improve ensemble-based climate projections and the Ensemble Dependence Transformation Wednesday, 27 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Professor Craig Bishop
Achieving Net Zero — Solving climate change without carbon taxes and with a little help of the fossil fuel industry Friday, 15 March 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Professor Myles Allen
Coal Transition Seminar Series: Coal, climate change mitigation and populism Wednesday, 13 March 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Dr. Jan Steckel
The global ocean wind and wave climate - how it is changing and projections for 2100 Wednesday, 6 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Prof. Ian Young
Repowering our regions Monday, 4 March 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Vanessa Petrie
‘In a canter’? Demystifying Australia’s Emissions Budget for Paris Friday, 22 February 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Tim Baxter
Guaranteeing energy supply in a changing market Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Dr Kerry Schott AO
Japan’s transition to a hydrogen society: The role of Japanese renewables and Victorian brown coal Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Gregory Trencher
Cracking the Climate Engineering Governance Code: How discursive structures can inform the anticipatory development of a Code of Conduct for Climate Engineering Research Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Miranda Boettcher
Hot Seat with Neil Marshman Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 11:00am to 11:45am HOT SEAT (internal only) AAustralian-German Climate & Energy College
Reducing energy consumption through thermodynamics Monday, 4 February 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Adam Turner
Governing geoengineering sustainably: A scenario exercise to inform Australian geoengineering policy development Monday, 4 February 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Anita Talberg
Just transition and community energy Friday, 14 December 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Franziska Mey
Pathways to an economically sustainable hydrogen industry in Australia Tuesday, 11 December 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Mr Sam Bruce
How Tropical Cyclones Influence, and are Influenced by Climate Wednesday, 5 December 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Greg Holland
Battery Fundamentals Monday, 3 December 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Co-hosted by Beyond Zero Emissions and the Australian-German Climate and Energy College Richard Keech
Future changes in climate extreme damages in Australia Monday, 3 December 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Dr Tobias Geiger
The role of health co-benefits in the development of climate change mitigation policies in Australia, the European Union, China and the United States Monday, 26 November 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Dr. Annabelle Workman
Implementing the Victorian Climate Change Act 2017 Wednesday, 21 November 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Michael Wheelahan
Insights from the German Energy Transition Tuesday, 13 November 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:15pm Public Seminar Australian-German College of Climate and Energy Transitions
The energy lowdown Monday, 12 November 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Tim Forcey
What are the expectations for the Paris Agreement Work Programme and Talanoa Dialogue at COP24 in Katowice? Friday, 9 November 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Damon Jones
The impacts of extreme weather events on global agricultural yields Wednesday, 7 November 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Dr. Elisabeth Vogel
Jay Weatherill on SA's journey to a renewable energy future Monday, 29 October 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Energy Transition Hub and the Australian Wind Alliance Jay Weatherill
Targeting Fossil Fuels: The Political and Economic Case Wednesday, 24 October 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute Dr Richard Denniss, Fergus Green
Keeping under 1.5°C: are we doing enough to avoid dangerous climate change? Thursday, 11 October 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm Public Seminar Australian Meteorological & Oceanographic Society and Australian-German Climate & Energy College Prof. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Prof. Robyn Eckersley, Dr Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick
Global Economic Damages from Climate Change and the Gains from Complying with the Paris Accord Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Professor Tom Kompas
Ecoult hybrid lead-acid battery and ultracapacitor Monday, 1 October 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Event Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Mr Robert Stevenson
Blockchain & Energy Thursday, 27 September 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Dr. Christopher Sutter
Australia’s Globally-leading Shift to Battery Storage: Your home, your business, our grid Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Energy Transition Hub Terry Teoh
ISIpedia - The idea of an open climate-impacts encyclopedia based on impact simulations generated within the Inter-Sectoral Impact Model Intercomparison Project (ISIMIP) Friday, 14 September 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Dr. Katja Frieler
Climate change beyond the 1.5°C Paris limit Wednesday, 12 September 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar School of Earth Sciences
Dealing with uncertainty: Reflections on the role of projecting regional climate change Wednesday, 5 September 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Australian-German Climate & Energy College Penny Whetton
Preview of Beyond Zero Emissions’ Electrifying Industry Summit Monday, 3 September 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Public Seminar Beyond Zero Emissions and Australian-German Climate and Energy College Michael Lord
National Electricity Market: Tail between its NEG? Wednesday, 29 August 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Dr Dylan McConnell
Diplomatic Leadership and National Climate Action: Understanding the Shifting Roles of the US and China Wednesday, 22 August 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Prof. Robyn Eckersley
Power system control or market control of a power system? Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College and Energy Transition Hub Kate Summers
Land-based carbon-dioxide removal in the Paris climate agreement Thursday, 2 August 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate & Energy College Kate Dooley
Clean Energy Race or Global Collaboration? Wind and Solar Energy in Germany, China, and the United States Thursday, 26 July 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm Public Lecture Australian German Climate and Energy College and the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Studies Jonas Nahm
Central-local government relations and China’s clean energy transition Thursday, 26 July 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Public Seminar Australian-German Climate and Energy College and Centre for Contemporary Chinese Studies Jonas Nahm

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    The live tracker of the Australian electricity market.

  • Paris Equity Check

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