The University of Maryland Energy Research Center provides a comprehensive balanced energy research program, based on the most efficient use of our natural resources while minimizing environmental impacts and our dependence on imported energy, with faculty expertise across a broad spectrum of energy technology and policy.



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Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2015 Engineering Sustainability Workshop! Speaker presentations have been uploaded to the event page.

Congratulations to Dr. Ellen Williams on her confirmation as Director of ARPA-E!



Gates Foundations awards UMD project to address world sanitation problems

UMD researchers receive award for the tri-generation of heat, power, and potable water from waste.

University of Maryland Researchers Accept NASA Mission: Build a Better Battery for Space Exploration

UMD researchers awarded NASA funding for advanced energy storage technology

UMD National Transportation Center Awarded $4.5 Million Department of Energy Grant

NTC@Maryland to develop technology to deliver personalized, real-time travel information to users and incentivize energy-efficient travel.



Transforming Energy Lecture - Dr. Ju Li
September 2, 2015 5:00 p.m. 1110 Kim Engineering Building More»


ChBE Seminar Series: Sankar Nair
September 8, 2015 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»


MSE Seminar Series: Scott Walton
September 11, 2015 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»