Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

LLNL is working to advance our nation's security by innovating science and technology solutions to improve national energy security and resiliency, while reducing environmental impact. Laboratory scientists and engineers are working to develop technologies that:

  • Enable expanded use of renewable energy
  • Improve efficiency, new resources, and systems integration
  • Reduce costs

The Laboratory's energy program includes the following:

Carbon Capture and Storage

Livermore Laboratory is working to find solutions to a number of challenges facing the development and safe operation of carbon capture and storage (CCS) facilities.
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Combustion and Fuels

Combustion research at Livermore helps reduce the development time of cleaner-burning engines.
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Energy Flow Charts

Livermore is charting the complex relationships among energy, water, and carbon.
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Through its expertise in geoscience, materials science, life science, and high-performance computing, Livermore is easing the way toward widespread use of geothermal energy.
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High-Performance Computing for Manufacturing (HPC4Mfg)

The Laboratory is advancing clean energy technologies and increasing energy efficiency while reducing risk of HPC adoption for U.S. manufacturers.
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Wind Power

The Laboratory is improving the ability to predict winds across multiple scales by developing enhanced simulation tools, conducting field experiments, applying statistical techniques, and assessing resources and turbine and wind plant operations.
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