Recent Submissions

  • Review of Distributed Generation Interconnection Standards 

    Schwartfeger, Luke; Santos-Martin, David; Wood, Alan; Watson, Neville; Miller, Allan (2014)
    Grid operators, worldwide, are experiencing higher distributed generation penetration levels. This new paradigm is starting to show its effects and in order to maintain the safety and reliability of the network, most ...
  • Electric Vehicles in New Zealand: Technologically challenged 

    Lemon, Scott; Miller, Allan (2013)
    In conclusion, the key barrier to improved EV performance, lower costs and increased market uptake is their technology and, in particular, current generation lithium-ion batteries. Unless existing battery chemistries are ...
  • Electrical Vehicle Storage Technologies and Range 

    Landon-Lane, Leatham; Miller, Allan; Marshall, Aaron; Gaynor, Paul (2017)
    Information regarding electric vehicles is not always clearly and accurately portrayed to the general public. This paper provides a holistic view of the worldwide vehicle market, focussing on the current and future ...
  • Technology Choices for an Evolving Power System 

    Mukhedkar, Radnya (2019)
    Electrification of processes and transition towards 100% renewable generation is considered instrumental for achievement of a low emission future and this can be fuelled by enabling technologies. New Zealand and Australia, ...
  • There is potential for pumped hydro energy storage in New Zealand 

    McQueen, Dougal (University of Canterbury, 2019)
    The decarbonisation of New Zealand’s energy system will increase demand for electricity at the same time as fossil fuelled generation is phased out. Maintaining balance in the power system will become increasingly difficult ...