Energy & Environmental Research Center

Technology Demonstration
Pioneering Energy Research
SERC

State Energy Research Center of North Dakota

THE FOREFRONT OF INNOVATION

Conducting exploratory, transformational and innovative research that advances future energy opportunities to benefit North Dakota’s economy and environment.

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Critical Challenges. Practical Solutions.

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COAL UTILIZATION & EMISSIONS

We work to develop innovative control and measurement technologies to better monitor and control emissions from refineries, incinerators, and other industrial sources.

Carbon Management
CARBON MANAGEMENT

We have a proven record in the design and deployment of CCUS technologies, including full-scale industrial applications.

Oil & Gas
OIL & GAS

From working with new technologies to eliminate pipeline leaks to using enhanced oil recovery to extend the life of a well, we lead the way in research focused on resource assessment, management, and optimization of exploration and production performance.

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ALTERNATIVE FUELS & RENEWABLES

We are dedicated to the research and development of renewable fuels and technologies along with the commitment to an all-encompassing integrated energy approach.

Energy-Water
ENERGY–WATER

For three decades, we have investigated, developed, and demonstrated innovative, integrated approaches for water utilization and quality management.

Technology to Market
TECHNOLOGY TO MARKET

Through field demonstration, we focus on moving technologies out of the laboratory and into the commercial marketplace.

Laboratory Capabilities
LABORATORY EXPERTISE

We have extensive laboratory facilities to perform all scales of materials analysis and characterization.

Our Mission
TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION

The EERC's 54,000 square feet of demonstration facilities accommodate a variety of technologies and allow for custom construction of new pilot-scale components to fit client needs.

EERC Foundation
COMMERCIALIZING TECHNOLOGY

Technology commercialization activities are facilitated through the EERC Foundation®, a nonprofit corporation which provides the EERC an infrastructure to support commercialization activities.

EERC IN THE NEWS  

Energy Champion

2019 ENERGY CHAMPION

The Honorable Ray Holmberg

For his unwavering dedication to public service, his commitment to a strong state energy industry and economy, and his invaluable support for the work of the EERC.

Award Honorees

Work You Can Be Proud Of

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