NERA is one of 6 Industry Growth Centres as part of the Australian Government's Industry Growth Centres Initiative. NERA links with other Growth Centres within the initiative to coordinate activities and share knowledge.
The time is right to focus efforts under a vision that by 2025 the Australian energy resources sector is a world leader – sustainable, innovative, globally competitive and productive.
Industry Growth Centres can access funding from the $63 million Industry Growth Project Fund to develop and deliver collaborative projects to build capability and competitiveness of the sector.
Industry Growth Centres will set the long-term strategy for their sector through a Sector Competitiveness Plan.
For more information go to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Industry Growth Centres.