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Australian Renewable Energy Agency

Our purpose is to improve the competitiveness of renewable energy technologies and increase the supply of renewable energy through innovation that benefits Australian consumers and businesses.

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Blog: How could pumped hydro energy storage power our future?

Reservoirs of water are poised to play a key role storing renewable energy to bolster the grid.

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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

Resilient Wind Energy for Telecommunication Sites

Battery storage iconThe project will deploy 11 innovative small wind turbine systems, including 10 at off-grid telecommunications sites across Australia.

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Wind energy

Co-located Vanadium Flow Battery Storage and Solar

Battery iconThis project aims to demonstrate the technical and commercial viability of VFB to provide energy and frequency control ancillary services (FCAS).

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Battery storage

AGL Electric Vehicle Orchestration Trial

Electric vehicles iconThis project is a large-scale electric vehicle charging orchestration trial comprising 300 EVs across Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

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Electric vehicles

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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A-Lab is our innovation lab. Through this we aim to create cross-sector partnerships and world-first projects to transition Australia to clean energy.

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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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