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

Projects

  • Transportation Energy & Climate Analysis

    The Transportation Energy and Climate Analysis project examines strategies — both technology options and public policies — for addressing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the sector.

    Transportation Energy & Climate Analysis

    The Transportation Energy and Climate Analysis project examines strategies — both technology options and public policies — for addressing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the sector.

  • 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, March 29

    03/29/19

    April 2: ME Department Seminar: Bridging mechanics and electrochemistry: Experiments and modeling on battery materials April 3: Public Roundtable on Overcoming Challenges to Electric Vehicle Deployment, hosted by UMEI and Ceres April 8: Fastest path to Zero with U-M and Third Way (contact Suzanne Baker at suzyhb@umich.edu for details) April 9:…

  • Energy in the News for Friday, March 1

    03/01/19

    Tom Lyon testified before the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee during a session “Examining How Federal Infrastructure Policy Could Help Mitigate and Adapt to Climate Change”. Check out the video here. (He’s also quoted in the Washington Post below.) Got or know a great grad student? All grad students interested…

  • Energy in the News: Friday, February 22

    02/22/19

    Congratulations to Adam Simon, who was named a Thurnau professor along with five others. See the full list here. And to Charles McCrory, one of three LS&A faculty named a Cottrell scholar! Energy Economics briefing by Ellen Hughes-Cromwick: Are there any economics in the Green New Deal? Michigan ready to…

  • Energy in the News: Friday, February 8

    02/08/19

    Today at 3:30, don’t miss Shelie Miller’s EWRE seminar: Future Scenario Modeling to Evaluate the Environmental Impacts of New Technology Or if nuclear is more your style, check out today’s visitor from LLNL at 4 PM. Congratulations to faculty affiliates Alec Gallimore and Sharon Glotzer, both elected to the National…

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Faculty in the News

Andre Boehman

Boehman asked students whether it would have been better to fill up early that bone-chilling morning, or in the warmer afternoon, and why. The answer is the morning, he said, when the gasoline’s density was about 3.6 percent higher.

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