2020 Sector Competitiveness Plan Update

06 July 2020

NERA has released the 2020 Update to our SCP, our strategic 10-year vision for Australia to be a global energy powerhouse, a sought-after destination for investment and the leading source of knowledge and solutions.

The 2020 update outlines priority areas of action for the $93.1 billion energy resources sector to assist Australia’s communities and the economy rebuild from the global pandemic:

  • Accelerate the commercialisation and adoption of digital and automation technologies across the energy resources sector
  • Fast-track advanced and low-emissions technologies
  • Develop more technology-driven SME and scale-up supply chain communities
  • Remove regulatory barriers to future growth

NERA’s 2020 Sector Competitiveness Plan update follows the release of the inaugural SCP in 2017 and aims to assist the sector respond to unprecedented challenges from new technologies, unique business models and the transition to a decarbonised economy.

NERA’s lighthouse projects and initiatives are transforming the innovation culture across Australia’s energy resources sector by optimising today and adapting for tomorrow. We are achieving this through increasing collaboration and commercialisation, growing international market opportunities, enhancing management workforce skills and identifying regulatory reforms.

Click on the link below to read it online: