Ensuring a sustainable energy future.

Promoting technical innovation. Building knowledge and capacity.

438
Highly Qualified Personnel
234
Research Projects
$24.6M
Leveraged
36
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

20
May
OERA Webinar Series

Dr. Georgia Pe-Piper, Saint Mary's University

22
July
OERA Webinar Series

Courtney Trowse, Community Collaboration Officer with Sustainable Oceans Applied Research (SOAR)
Shelley Lonergan, Chief Naturalist and Research Director with Brier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises

Opportunities

Request for Proposals

RFP - Science and Socio-Economic Review of the Georges Bank Prohibition Area 2010-2021

Call released May 12th, 2021

Applications due June 14th, 2021 5:00PM ADT