The demand for economically and environmentally-sound energy solutions is urgent and global.

Projects

  • University of Michigan Energy Survey

    A collaboration between the Energy Institute (and Institute for Social Research, the U-M Energy Survey is a rigorously designed, highly objective survey of Americans’ attitudes about energy.

    University of Michigan Energy Survey

    A collaboration between the Energy Institute (and Institute for Social Research, the U-M Energy Survey is a rigorously designed, highly objective survey of Americans’ attitudes about energy.

  • University of Michigan Battery Lab

    The Battery Fabrication and Characterization User Facility enables industry and university researchers to develop cheaper and longer lasting energy-storage devices in the heart of the U.S. auto industry.

    University of Michigan Battery Lab

    The Battery Fabrication and Characterization User Facility enables industry and university researchers to develop cheaper and longer lasting energy-storage devices in the heart of the U.S. auto industry.

  • Global CO2 Initiative

    As global CO2 emissions continue to accelerate, a diverse set of solutions is critical to reduce, reverse and remove carbon dioxide emissions to prevent further atmospheric warming.

    Global CO2 Initiative

    As global CO2 emissions continue to accelerate, a diverse set of solutions is critical to reduce, reverse and remove carbon dioxide emissions to prevent further atmospheric warming.

News

  • Energy in the News: Friday, November 9

    11/09/18

    Events today, November 9 –The University of Michigan Presents Symposium: Shaping Future Cities –NERS Colloquium: Matteo Bucci, Ph.D –ARC Collaborative Research Seminar Series Congrats to Arun Agrawal, who has been appointed to the editorial board of PNAS! Check out this week’s Energy Economics Weekly Briefing by Ellen Hughes-Cromwick: Electrified Vehicle…

  • Energy in the News: Friday, November 2

    11/02/18

    Upcoming events: November 5 Fall Workshop Series: Sustainability at Ford: The good, the bad and the ugly – John Viera November 8 Controlling connected automated vehicles: From theory to experiments Lise Meitner: Her Escape from Germany and the Discovery of Fission November 9 Taubman Symposium: Shaping Future Cities November 15-16…

  • Energy in the News: Friday, October 26

    10/26/18

    On October 23, two U-M faculty were named as part of the awardee class in the DOE’s $53 million solar technology advancement award. Andrej Lenert’s project, “Robust and Spectrally-Selective Aerogels for Solar Receivers”, was awarded $260,000, and Stephen Forrest received $1.3 million for “Semi-Transparent, Reliable and Efficient Scalable Organic Solar…

  • Energy in the News: Friday, October 19

    10/19/18

    -Congratulations to Rosina Bierbaum, who will be serving as a senior advisor to the Global Commission on Adaptation, a 17-country climate solutions organization led by the UN’s Ban Ki Moon, Bill Gates, and Kristalina Georgieva of the World Bank. Learn more here. Energy Economics Weekly Briefing by Ellen Hughes-Cromwick: Energy…

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Faculty in the News

Steve Skerlos

Fusion Coolant Systems, the Canton, MI-based industrial tech startup spun out of the University of Michigan, has raised an $8 million Series C funding round.

“This is growth capital,” says Steve Skerlos, Fusion Coolant founder and CEO. The company plans to use its new funding to expand operations, hire sales and engineering personnel “that maintains our insurgent culture,” and add equipment.

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