The Melbourne Energy Institute's research portfolio engages over 300 researchers from disciplines including Architecture, Arts, Business & Economics, Engineering, Health, Law, Planning and Science.
Considers how systems of different energy technologies behave. This considers wholesale and retail energy markets, energy networks and system planning.
Brings together researchers who investigate different energy technologies. This examines several forms of renewable and low emission power plant for stationary and mobile applications, as well as energy storage and fuels.
Energy, Community and the Region
Examines how individuals, communities and states rely on and interact with energy technologies and energy systems. Examination of equity and national development are features of this work.
Environment and Energy Resources
Examines the manifold interactions between our energy systems and our environment. This program looks closely at energy resource extraction, carbon dioxide sources and sinks as well as atmospheric and geo-chemistry.