Annual Business Plan 20–21

14 September 2020

The 20–21 Business Plan sets out NERA's work program, which will focus on the following strategies:

  1. Discover digital and technology solutions to industry's challenges through collaborative industry led programs designed to commercialise and apply R&D and innovation.
  2. Drive collaboration across industry sectors e.g. for remote operations, across the mining, oil and gas, space and agriculture sectors.
  3. Develop business capability and capacity and support industry clusters and export hubs.
  4. Support independent science, data, R&D and innovation to improve industry's environmental, safety and social performance.
  5. Establish Australia as a global leader in life extension, repurposing and decommissioning of energy resources infrastructure.
  6. Accelerate supply chain development and SME growth.
  7. Support technology led solutions in hybrid, hydrogen, carbon capture and storage and carbon utilisation to decarbonise the economy and ensure access to affordable and reliable energy for all Australians.