Strategic Energy Resources logoAustralia's Strategic Energy Resources (SER) announced that the company resolved to focus on graphene-related investments. SER already have an alliance with Monash University and an exclusive license agreement with the University on the energy storage graphene technologies. Using Monash's technology, SER formed a new company called Graphitech to handle all commercial and IP activities resulting from Monash's technology.

SER also holds a stage in Valence Industries, a public Australian Graphite company that is also involved with graphene research, together with the University of Adelaide.