About Us | EERC
Practical, pioneering solutions to the world’s energy and environmental challenges.
At our core are our people—our greatest asset. Our team of more than 200 scientists, engineers, and finance, operations, and other support professionals work together to develop practical solutions to critical global issues. Our comprehensive research portfolio comprises a wide array of services tailored to meet each client’s needs.
Pivotal to our success are our partners—the clients we serve. We have worked with more than 1300 clients in 53 countries worldwide from Fortune 500s to small start-ups. Trusted, dynamic working relationships with industry, government, and research organizations provide the foundation for bringing cutting-edge science and engineering technologies together to resolve critical global challenges.
Our vision to lead the world in developing solutions to energy and environmental challenges drives us to provide unparalleled responsiveness to our partners. As a progressive global leader in energy and environmental research, our priority is to make the world a better place in which to live.
Who We Are
To lead the world in developing solutions to energy and environmental challenges.
To provide practical, pioneering solutions to the world’s energy and environmental challenges. We accomplish this mission through our people, our partnerships, and our priorities.
Five core values are the fundamentals our staff incorporates into everything we do. Work you can be proud of begins with people we are proud of.
The leadership team defines our vision and goals and keeps us on the path to innovation and success.
We are working in partnership with clients to develop, refine, demonstrate, and commercialize marketable products that provide practical solutions to real-world challenges.
Since 1951, we’ve grown from a federal lignite research facility to a total-systems team with extensive experience, multidisciplinary staff, global partnerships, and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
Our entrepreneurial, market-driven culture has a substantial impact on the regional economy. Through the development of innovative, practical solutions to today’s pressing energy and environmental challenges, we help the area economy grow.
Local Impact: FY2018