“Beyond Zero Emissions” Discussion Group: Dr Muriel Watt
Posted in Events by Mark Ogge on July 20th, 2009
A monthly discussion group hosted by Beyond Zero Emissions focusing on energy solutions to climate change, held on the first Monday of every month.
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For August, we present ‘The Australian and International Photovoltaic (PV) market’
Guest speaker: Dr. Muriel Watt
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Monday 3rd August 2009
Dr Muriel Watt is a senior lecturer at the Centre for Photovoltaic Engineering and the Centre for Energy & Environmental Markets at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). She is also the Chair of the Australian PV Association. She has been a keen advocate for the solar and photovoltaic (PV) industry for many decades and is author of numerous reports and research papers, as well as advising the government on these issues. Muriel’s work focuses on implementation strategies for renewable energy technologies, including consumer requirements, government policy, research, industry development, support programs and regulatory frameworks. The presentation will include details on the Australian PV market and why we lag so far behind countries such as Germany and Japan in PV installed capacity.
Time: 630 – 8 pm, Monday 3rd August 2009
Event location 2nd Floor, Kindness House, 288 Brunswick St, Fitzroy
Wheelchair access available via lift; 2 flights of stairs. Happy to
assist with access. Please call 0421 272 884 to arrange.
Time: 630 – 8 pm, Monday 6th July 2009
Cost: Gold coin donation
Attendees: All welcome
Event type: Forum/meeting
Event URL/web link http://www.beyondzeroemissions.org/discussiongroup