R&D investment into the issue of energy in the rural sector business case




National Rural Issues

Research Organisation

AgEconPlus Pty Ltd

Objective Summary

A broad coalition of Australian RDCs recognise that there are benefits in researching the issue of energy in the rural sector across RDCs. As a first step the RDCs have agreed to develop a detailed business case for potential R&D coinvestment over thenext five years. The business case is to make use of RIRDC's R&D Plan template. Proposed outputs are: 1. A scoping paper on potential areas of investment in energy issues 2. A workshop with potential investment partners 3. Preparation of a business case for joint investment in key energy issues of importance to Australia's rural sector.

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Project Start Date

Friday, April 20, 2007

Project Completion Date

Saturday, February 23, 2008

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National Priority

NRI-National Rural Issues