La Jolla, CA

Center for Energy Research (CER)

Technology Keywords: fusion, high energy density, battery storage, solar forecasting, fuel cell, electric vehicle, microgrid, DER integration, technology test bed

Overview: The Center for Energy Research was established at the University California, San Diego in 1972 to develop solutions for the growing challenges of energy supply and utilization in our society. The Center fosters cutting-edge interdisciplinary research, facilitates collaboration with industry, creates a testbed for emerging technologies, and advances education and training programs in energy technologies. Research areas include fusion, high energy density science, battery storage, fuel cells, solar forecasting, microgrid, and transportation.