The Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER) is leading research in sustainable energy production and use to benefit the community, the economy, and industry.

Facilities

NIER is located on a 3.8 hectare site and includes extensive mineral, chemical and related technical laboratories, offices and five industrial-scale pilot plant workshops. Building capacity enables a significant increase in applied research facilities and training activities, and access to industrial scale facilities will ensure students graduate with industry-relevant experience. When fully operational, the NIER research precinct will support some 300 researchers in purpose-built, state-of-the-art facilities unrivalled in Australia.

To arrange a tour of NIER call +61 2 4033 9000 or email nier@newcastle.edu.au