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UCL top UK university by research strength

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UCL Australia celebrates fourth round of graduates

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UCL Vice-Provost hosts major alumni event at Santos

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UCL School of Energy and Resources

Research in the School of Energy and Resources focuses on both the upstream and downstream development of energy and resources, covering a wide range of disciplines - from engineering and economics to environmental science and law. 

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Mullard Space Science Laboratory

The Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL) is a world-leading research organisation delivering a broad science programme that is underpinned by a strong capability in space science instrumentation, space-domain engineering, space medicine, systems engineering and project management.

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International Energy Policy Institute

The International Energy Policy Institute (IEPI) was created to address key policy issues in the mineral, energy and resources industries through intensive and innovative research.

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Professor Stefaan Simons

Professor Stefaan Simons

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International Energy Policy Institute

INTERNATIONAL ENERGY POLICY INSTITUTE

The International Energy Policy Institute (IEPI) was created to address key policy issues in the mineral, energy and resources industries through intensive and innovative research.

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Mullard Space Science Laboratory

MULLARD SPACE SCIENCE LABORATORY

The Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL) is a world-leading research organisation delivering a broad science programme that is underpinned by a strong capability in space science instrumentation, space-domain engineering, space medicine, systems engineering and project management.

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Demand reduction and demand response - the need for joined up policy

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Yesterday Dr Gillian Owen, Senior Research Associate at UCL Australia’s International Energy Policy Institute, presented to the UCL Energy Institute on electricity demand reduction and demand response.

Australia’s Fossil Fuel Reserves – A Valueless Asset

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Senior economist Lord (Nicholas) Stern, of the London School of Economics, warned investors at the weekend  that the World faces an economic catastrophe as stock markets inflate an investment bubble in fossil fuels to the tune of trillions of dollars (http://m.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/apr/19/carbon-bubble-financial-crash-crisis). If international agreements hold on curbing carbon emissions, most of these reserves will, in effect, be un-burnable and, therefore, worthless, leading to massive market losses.

Going low carbon through innovation and collaboration

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Today Professor Stefaan Simons, Director of the International Energy Policy Institute at UCL Australia, presented to the Australian Institute of Energy in Perth on 'Going low carbon through Innovation and Collaboration’.

Santos Scholarships bring global talent to Adelaide

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University College London has today launched up $600,000 worth of Santos Scholarships for 2014, during a student visit to the Santos’ Port Bonython hydrocarbon processing plant.

Launch of Australian Space Policy

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Australia’s first ever space policy – Australia’s Satellite Utilisation Policy – has been released on 9 April, providing certainty and strategic direction for Australian users of satellite technology.

Defence and local industry workforce benefits from international university collaboration

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2 April 2013

The Defence Systems Innovation Centre (DSIC) is pleased to announce that University College London (UCL) has joined as an Affiliate Partner. This partnership will enable DSIC and UCL to collaborate on research and training opportunities for the Australian Defence community. Furthermore, the collaboration will help to increase the access of the Australian Defence Community to global best practice and expertise.

Is the National Electricity Market impeding the effectiveness of energy-sector policies designed to mitigate climate change through long-term investment in low-carbon technologies?

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28 March 2013

Professor Tony Owen (International Energy Policy Institute) presented on 27 March 2013 to the Nuclear Engineering Panel - Engineers Australia (Sydney) 

Former environment and resources court Senior judge joins UCL

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25 March 2013

University College London has strengthened its academic group, appointing former Senior Judge Christine Trenorden as a Visiting Professor to its Australia campus. 

WANTED: Effective management of water resources

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25 March 2013

Water is abundantly found on the Earth’s surface, though only a small percentage of it is accessible freshwater. Its dynamic nature and direct influence on human health and the climate creates a challenge requiring collaboration of scientists, economists, sociologists, policy makers and educators. UN-water aims to realise this through this year’s theme on International Year of Water Cooperation; it is now clear to everyone that we all drink from the same cup.

Going low carbon – the approach of the International Energy Policy Institute

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20 March 2013

On 27 February 2013 Professor Stefaan Simons, Director of the International Energy Policy Institute at UCL Australia, presented at the Annual Meeting of the Four Societies (The Nuclear Engineering Panel of the Sydney Branch of Engineers Australia, The Australian Nuclear Association, The Royal Society of New South Wales and The Australian Institute of Energy) in Sydney.

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