Comprehensive Energy and Environment Research

Our faculty members and their students engage in comprehensive and multidisciplinary discoveries that have garnered international acclaim.

New Coal Technology Harnesses Energy Without Burning, Nears Pilot-Scale Development

02/05/13 – A new form of clean coal technology reached an important milestone recently, with the successful operation of a research-scale combustion system at Ohio State University. The technology is now ready for testing at a larger scale. Read more.

OARDC Receives $6.5M Grant for Bioenergy, Biofuel Research

11/01/12 – Ohio State University's Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) has received a $6.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Energy to test and expand a university-developed technology that can produce biogas from a variety of solid organic wastes and bioenergy crops. Read more.