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Self-Powered Zero-Emission Education and Research Building Sets New Benchmark for Sustainability

Griffith University in Brisbane Creates a Demonstration Site for New Sustainable Energy Technologies

Published 2-12-2013

Australia's Griffith University is nearing completion of the world's first zero-emission teaching and research facility powered entirely by photovoltaic solar energy and stored hydrogen. In addition to being a practical demonstration of innovative energy technologies, the $40 million Sir Samuel Griffith Centre will serve as a campus cornerstone and collaborative social hub that integrates business, engineering, and environmental science disciplines around the core issues of sustainability.