We are pioneering low-emission technologies that create value for industry and households and provide the knowledge which will help guide Australia towards a smart, secure energy future.

Our research

  • Coal mining and energy production

    Improving mine safety and developing smarter extraction and carbon capture techniques which help lower emissions.

  • #CSIROenergy

    From our ground breaking work in solar and renewables, to our energy saving technologies cutting costs and emissions for homeowners and industry; there’s no shortage of ways were helping power Australia’s future.

  • Electricity grids and modelling

    Improving energy efficiency through intelligent models, systems and management.

  • Energy storage

    Cutting edge energy storage technologies that utilise heat, ceramics and batteries.

  • Gas, oil and CO2 storage

    Understanding and unlocking Australia’s onshore and offshore gas and oil resources and enabling the safe, efficient and sustainable development of our resource wealth.

  • Solar energy

    Making solar a reliable, stable power source for Australia's energy future – including solar thermal and photovoltaics.

  • Facilities

    As experts in energy efficiency we have invested in state-of-the-art facilities - including our HVAC and REIF facilities - to test heating, cooling, climate and energy storage.

  • Do business with CSIRO Energy

    We partner with local and global organisations to deliver energy solutions, services and research focused on sustainability and productivity.

  • Our people

    Key science and business contacts for CSIRO Energy.