The department has a storied history of excellence in the area of innovations in energy, the responsible stewardship of energy transitions, the development of sustainable processes for energy production, and the development of new technologies for a net zero future world. Our faculty members have made important contributions and exciting breakthroughs in renewable energy technologies such as batteries and fuel cells, carbon capture, and biofuels, just to name a few areas, and also in the reduction of the environmental impact of energy production and the development of decarbonized solutions.