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Australian Renewable Energy Agency

Our purpose is to support the global transition to net zero emissions by accelerating the pace of pre-commercial innovation, to the benefit of Australian consumers, businesses and workers.

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Bright future for Australian solar PV research

Australia’s world leading solar photovoltaic (PV) scientists will receive a funding boost of up to $45 million.

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    We fund projects that can help accelerate renewable energy in Australia.

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    Our projects span from early stage research in the lab, to demonstration projects in the field.

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    Our Knowledge Bank provides information and insights into the renewable energy industry.

Renewable energy projects

Future Fuels Program

EV iconThis program will enable the demonstration and deployment of new zero emissions vehicle technologies.

Electric vehicles

5B Maverick Solar PV

Solar PV iconThis project will design and demonstrate a high volume, scalable and predominantly automated solar PV manufacturing, assembly and deployment process.

Solar PV R&D

New Energies Service Station

EV iconViva Energy will develop, build and operate a fuel cell electric vehicle hydrogen refuelling station located in Geelong.

Hydrogen energy

Knowledge and Innovation

Empowering energy experts

Our role is to connect investment, knowledge and people to deliver energy innovation. Since 2012, we have been a major player in building the foundation of the renewable energy ecosystem in Australia.

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Knowledge Bank

Our Knowledge Bank is an open-source library of renewable energy reports, studies and tools that provide guidance and learning to benefit future renewable energy projects.

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Distributed Energy Integration Program

Distributed Energy Integration Program (DEIP) is a collaboration of government agencies, market authorities, industry and consumer associations aimed at maximising the value of customers’ distributed energy resources.

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  • DEIP Access and Pricing Workstream

    The DEIP Access and Pricing Workstream examined how network regulations could evolve to address emerging challenges and optimise opportunities from distributed energy for the benefit of all energy users.

  • DEIP Dynamic Operating Envelopes Workstream

    The Distributed Energy Integration Program is exploring the value that dynamic operating envelopes could offer to the energy transition.

  • DEIP Electric Vehicle Workstream

    The Electric Vehicle Grid Integration Workstream is considering how a growing number of electric vehicles can best be integrated into Australia’s electricity system.

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