It is no secret that global warming has pushed the need for energy science to an unprecedented new high. The universities you will attend are at the forefront of making new energy technologies. Geo Thermal, Solar, Hydro Electric, Wind, Ocean and even Cooking Oil are apart of this new frontier. The universities will teach you how. Look for schools who participate in competitions dealing with energy science.
Why is this Important?
- Direct links to employers who use the major every day
- See if the ACTUAL professional nature of the major interests you – or not!
- Many of these types of companies offer internships in the major
|OWECO Ocean Wave Energy Company is located in Rhode Island, USA. The company is working toward full implementation of OWEC Ocean Wave Energy Converter.||Visit|
|Southwest Wind Power||For 20 years, Southwest Wind power has been bringing low-cost, reliable wind energy to the world. As the world's largest producer of small wind generators, we've pioneered new technologies to make renewable energy simple.||Visit|
|Sunwize||They Hire people who are in electrical engineering||Visit|
|Nexergy||Nexergy is the leading designer, integrator, and manufacturer of custom battery packs and battery chargers that enable portable electronic products to be more dependable, smaller, lighter, and longer running.||Visit|
|US Department of Energy||Energy is the vital force powering business, manufacturing, and the transportation of goods and services to serve the American and world economies.||Visit|
|Gulf Ethanol, Corp. is developing ethanol production strategies along the Gulf Coast using non-food feed stocks for the production of ethanol rather than corn or sugar cane."||Visit|
|Tennessee Valley Authority||Hydropower is America’s leading renewable energy resource. Of all the renewable power sources, it’s the most reliable, efficient, and economical. TVA maintains 29 conventional hydroelectric dams throughout the Tennessee River system and one pumped-storage facility for the production of electricity.||Visit|
|Distributed Energy Systems||Distributed Energy Systems’ Power Generation group provides full lifecycle energy services, modular-based power products, and long-term contract operations and maintenance of advanced power systems.||Visit|
|Agilent||Biofuels are becoming more attractive as a viable supplement or alternative to petroleum-based fuels, which continue to increase in price and rely on a dwindling supply of crude oil. Agilent offers biodiesel analyzers designed to meet ASTM and CEN testing standards.||Visit|
|Solar Electric Power Association||The Solar Electric Power Association is a nonprofit organization, formed in 1992 as the Utility Photovoltaic Group, with 270 utility, electric service provider, manufacturer, installer, government, and research members. SEPA’s mission is to facilitate solutions for the use and integration of solar electric power by utilities, electric service providers, and their customers.||Visit|
|Meridian specializes in renewable energy systems of the highest quality for clients who demand expert advice and the best components available. Hundreds of installed systems have taught us the value of honesty, high-quality materials, careful planning, and attention to the smallest of details.||Visit|