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India Australia to establish research center for clean energy technology

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pAcademic institutions in India and Australia are cooperating to start a center for bilateral collaboration in energyrelated research and technology developmentp

pThe focus of the center will be on renewable energy and fossil fuels particularly on clean coal technologiesp

pAustraliabased Curtin University and Indian School of Mines Dhanbad Jharkhand are signatories to an agreement for establishment and operation of AustraliaIndia Joint Research Centre for coal and energy technologyp

pThe center will offer PhD training technology development student and staff exchange shared use of research facilities joint research projects and publications and workshops and symposiap

pCurtin University vicechancellor Deborah Terry signed the agreement during her recent trip to Indiap

pAccording to a report the Australian node of the center will be directed by Professor ChunZhu Li of Curtin Universityrsquos Fuels and Energy Technology Institutep

pProfessor ChunZhu has stated that the clean energy technologies to be developed by the center could bring economic benefits to Australia and Indiap

Author: Sustainability Outlook
Calais Document Category: Renewable neergy Technology policy
Country: India Australia