• Sam Nunn/Bank of America Policy Forum Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 7:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Georgia Tech Research Institute Conference Center

  • Tech Awarded FAA Center of Excellence

    Aerospace Engineering/Georgia Tech Awarded FAA Center of Excellence

  • Carbon Neutral Energy Solutions Lab

    Carbon Neutral Energy Solutions Lab Fosters Energy Community and Clean Energy Research

  • Clean Energy Series

    Clean Energy Series Provides Forum for Thought Leadership on Our Greatest Energy Challenges

  • Georgia Tech Startup Suniva

    Georgia Tech Startup Suniva Awarded $4.5 Million for Innovations in Solar Manufacturing

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Why Strategic Energy Institute?

We identify integrated solutions that increase the sustainability, affordability, and reliability of the entire energy cycle – from generation to distribution to use. Whether it’s commercializing a technology to address a specific challenge or designing a roadmap for focusing resources, we understand the systems, technologies and context of the ever-evolving nature of energy production and use.

New Faculty Spotlights

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Economics

    Juan Moreno-Cruz is an Assistant Professor in the School of Economics. He has a PhD in Economics from the University of Calgary and a B.Sc. and M.Sc.

  • Assistant Professor
    George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

    Shannon Yee began as an Assistant Professor in the G.W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering in the fall of 2013. He completed his PhD at the University of California – Berkeley under the supervision of Prof. Arun Majumdar, Prof.

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Public Policy (SPP)

    Daniel Matisoff, PhD, teaches and conducts research in the areas of public policy and environmental policy. Dr. Matisoff's research focuses on the effectiveness and efficiency of comparative approaches to addressing environmental problems.

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE)

    Dr. Lively enrolled at Georgia Tech in 2002 as an eager Chemical Engineering student and has been a Yellow Jacket at heart ever since.

Stats

  • Biomass

     

    Georgia ranks first in the nation for primary mill resources and third in forest residue, both used to produce biofuels.

    – American Council on
    Renewable Energy

  • Energy Demand

     

    The world demand for energy is expected to grow by nearly 80% over the next 25 years.

    – U.S. Energy Information Administration

  • Nuclear Pie Chart

     

    Georgia’s energy portfolio:
    Coal - 48%
    Nuclear - 26%
    Natural Gas - 21%
    Renewable - 5%

    – U.S. Energy Information Administration

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Whether commercializing a technology to address a specific energy challenge or designing a roadmap for focusing resources, Georgia Tech’s energy research is focused on moving great ideas from the laboratory to the marketplace.

Our distinguished faculty, recognized research centers and laboratories, and experiential learning opportunities prepare students to work across disciplines to develop solutions to our most pressing energy challenges.

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