Boosting commercialisation and industry–research collaboration

NERA works closely with Australia’s universities and research institutions to build collaborative partnerships with industry, support world-leading research, drive technology and skills development, and more effectively translate research outputs into commercial outcomes.



International collaboration on net-zero study

Closing the Gap: A Global Perspective is a collaborative study between 13 international research and technology partners to identify technology gaps and innovation priorities to accelerate an integrated net-zero energy future.

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Developing an Australian Energy Transition Research Plan

Identifying research gaps and promoting research priorities for a successful Australian energy transition to net zero carbon emissions, while also helping to inform and influence research funding decisions in Australia. Led by the Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) with support from NERA, CSIRO and Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).

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Australian Energy Research Capability Finder (AERCF)

A comprehensive, free online search engine built to strengthen the connection between Australia's research community and the energy resources sector — the most comprehensive mapping of Australia's energy research capability and digital technologies to-date.

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A single source of information on key hydrogen-related organisations, policies and projects in Australia with supporting information on New Zealand.

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Collaborating across the energy landscape

NERA’s 58 collaborative projects and programs connect over 700 operators, SMEs, researchers and governments to address major sector challenges and improve Australia’s performance in the commercialisation of innovation and the scale-up of technologies.

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