C4NET will support and capitalise on the energy transformation, building skills, capabilities and instilling innovation in Victoria's new energy technologies sector.

It will support collaboration between industry, universities and government, who will work on a wide variety of projects to support a flexible, resilient and integrated energy ecosystem - while also educating the next generation of industry professionals.

Informing data led, best practice approaches

C4NET will connect business and community organisations with industry-leading researchers and professionals. C4NET will also offer access to key energy data and sophisticated data analytics capabilities, so that stakeholders can make innovative and informed decisions.

Building skills and technologies for a brighter energy future

C4NET will foster future generations of new energy professionals through a range of education programs, tailored from primary school through to tertiary levels. Additionally, C4NET will support industry professionals with access to innovative, up-skilling programs to build on their current skills and capabilities to help them succeed, thereby providing the Victorian energy industry with a local skilled workforce.

Driving innovation in new energy

C4NET will connect new energy technologies with research and development programs to expedite their development and delivery. Through C4NET, new technologies proponents will also have access to high quality researchers and sophisticated data analytics experts and tools.

Creating a dialogue for the sector

C4NET will promote thought leadership and policy setting for the future of the sector by connecting key stakeholders and influencers across government, industry and higher education.

New member organisations and project partners are being sought from across the energy industry.

For further information, please contact c4net@delwp.vic.gov.au