About CSIRO

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, is Australia’s national science agency. With over 6500 staff in 13 divisions and 55 locations across Australia, it is one of the largest and most diverse research agencies in the world.

CSIRO’s purpose is to deliver great science and innovative solutions for industry, society and the environment. We have an ongoing commitment to addressing national challenges, such as in the areas of water, energy and health. Some of our discoveries are used in our lives every day and include products such as aerogard, extended wear contact lenses, polymer bank notes and wireless data technologies.

For more information visit CSIRO’s website at www.csiro.au.

About the CSIRO Energy Centre

The CSIRO Energy Centre near Newcastle is the headquarters of the Division of Energy Technology. Visit the division’s website for more information on the broad range of research with which we are involved.