Ensuring a sustainable energy future.

Promoting technical innovation. Building knowledge and capacity.

409
Highly Qualified Personnel
210
Research Projects
$22.2M
Leveraged
18
Partners

OERA is an independent non-profit. Our leadership and expertise empower impactful energy research and sustainable resource and economic development in Nova Scotia.

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Funding

We enable research initiatives by creating made-to-order teams of experts and maximizing funding.

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Research

We facilitate collaborative research and development into environmental and societal considerations related to renewable energy technologies, cleantech initiatives and geoscience.  

Upcoming

19
November
OERA Webinar Series

Jeanne Ellis, Director, Sustainable Business Group, DAI

25
November
OERA Webinar Series

Sabina Russell, B.A.Sc., P.Eng – Principal, Zen Clean Energy Solutions, 
Tim Murray, M. Sc., E.I.T. – Project Engineer, Zen Clean Energy Solutions

Opportunities

Request for Proposals

Assessment of Clean Growth Economic Opportunities in Nova Scotia

Call released October 22nd, 2020

Applications due November 20th, 2020 5:00PM AST

Request for Proposals

CLOSED - RFP - Paleogeography-to-Petroleum Systems: Research Innovations for Offshore Nova Scotia (PaGeo2)

Call released May 21st, 2020

Applications due August 28th, 2020 4:00PM ADT