Research Associate, University of Technology Sydney

Chris Cooper is a Research Associate at the Institute for Sustainable Futures (ISF) at the University of Technology, Sydney.
He has seven years experience in as an energy consultant, modeller and auditor across university, private and community sectors.
Chris is current Chairperson of not-for-profit community energy association REPOWER Shoalhaven which aims to develop community renewable energy projects on the NSW South Coast. He has a Bachelor of Resource Economics from University of Sydney (Hons 1).


  • 2013–present
    Research Associate, Institute for Sustainable Futures
  • 2013–present
    Chairperson, REPOWER Shoalhaven
  • 2010–2013
    Research Consultant, Institute for Sustainable Futures
  • 2009–2010
    Energy Consultant, Live Smarter
  • 2008–2009
    Research Assistant, University of Sydney


  • 2007 
    University of Sydney, B. Resource Economics (Hons 1)