The mission of the Center for Energy and Environmental Sustainability (CEES) is to promote a multidisciplinary approach to learning, research, and the development of strategies to address the national and global challenges of energy and environmental sustainability.
CEES focused in three broad areas of energy research
1) Biofuels, 2) Energy and the Environment, and 3) Wind Energy.
The overarching goals of the Center are:
These goals are achieve through the following objectives;
The scope of the center is shown in below. The center is administered under the guidance of Internal Steering Committee (ISC) which is made up of several university administrators and is chaired by vice-president for Research, Dr. Trotty. The center also gets feedback from its External Advisory Board (EAB), whose membership includes national leaders in the area of energy and environmental sustainability.