Our Mission

Undertake world-class clean energy research, training, development and demonstration that will bring values to UBC, British Columbia, Canada and the World

Our Vision

A global leader and powerhouse in Research-Development-Demonstration (RD&D) for innovative clean energy solutions to climate change and sustainability.

Who We Are

Providing safe, widespread, and equitable access to sustainable energy is one of the key challenges of our time. The Clean Energy Research Centre (CERC) hosts world-leading researchers who see this challenge as an opportunity to help future generations inherit a better world. Our interdisciplinary program brings together innovators from many departments, including the Faculty of Applied Science, the Faculty of Science, and the Sauder School of Business.

For more information on CERC, read our feature article: The Clean Energy Research Centre (CERC).