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Developing and deploying technology for energy independence and environmental sustainability

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Energy and Transportation Science Division (ETSD) encompasses multiple scientific research areas and facilities. ETSD research and development spans a wide variety of research missions, broadly directed in the areas of building technologies, sustainable industry and manufacturing, fuels, engines, and emissions, transportation analysis, and vehicle systems integration. Four highly renowned national user facilities within ETSD - Manufacturing Demonstration Facility, National Transportation Research Facility, Building Technologies Research Integration Center and the Carbon Fiber Technology Facility - focus on energy efficiency to deliver innovative solutions for applications in advanced manufacturing, energy-saving homes and buildings, sustainable transportation, and renewable electricity generation.