ARENA opens $20M grant round

THE Australian Renewable Energy Agency has announced up to $20 million for a new research and development round dedicated to industry-partnered projects that seek to develop and commercialise renewable energy technologies.

ARENA CEO Ivor Frischknecht was joined by founder of Suntech Power Dr Zhengrong Shi to officially open the new funding round at an event held at RMIT University in Melbourne yesterday morning.