NERA's vision is Australia as a global energy powerhouse, a sought after destination for investment and the leading source of knowledge and solution.
NERA has been established to maximise the value to the Australian economy by having an energy resources industry that is globally competitive, sustainable, innovative and diverse.
Through a national focus, NERA's role is to grow collaboration and innovation to assist the energy resources sector to manage cost structures and productivity, direct research to industry needs, deliver the future work skills required and promote fit for purpose regulation.
NERA is one of six Growth Centres established by the Australian Government under the Industry Growth Centres Initiative. It is an incorporated not-for-profit company governed by a board of industry experts to help drive projects to benefit the whole energy ecosystem in Australia.