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Associate Professor Evan Franklin

Affiliation
School of Engineering, College of Sciences and Engineering, UTAS
Research Areas
Energy systems, electrical power grids, renewable energy
Why I do what I do
To help the world transition to being powered by renewable energy, reducing its reliance on fossil fuels and lowering global greenhouse gas emissions... plus a large helping of wanting to satisfy my own curiosity about things (mostly energy and emissions 'things')!
Something interesting about me
I used to be able to hold my breath and swim underwater the full length of the 50 m pool.

Questions answered by this expert

Can you link us into success stories… stories about climate change solutions that have already started being effective?

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Why do we keep using damaging ways of getting electricity when we have better solutions, why don't people take responsibility?

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Would sustainable and eco buildings help to reduce climate change?

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How do vehicle fuel emissions contribute to climate change?

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If we stopped using fossil fuels on one day how much would we struggle for electricity?

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Are electric cars good if they get charged by coal powered electricity?

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