Turning Coal into High-Value Carbon Fiber
Learn how CAER's partnership with ORNL can add value to Kentucky's - and the nation's - economy.
UK CAER Outreach Nets Big Savings for Kentucky Communities
UK CAER is working in communities across the Commonwealth to help local governmental agencies reduce their energy bills and improve their infrastructure.
Welcome to CAER 101
The CAER 101 project brings scientists and children together in a classroom setting.
Developing Quick Bonding Concrete to Stabilize Shock Damaged Structures
We partnered with KY-based Minova USA, Inc. to develop a rapidly deployable, low-cost structural support that can be engineered into a facility, or deployed by first responders to prevent catastrophic failure.
UK CAER Outreach Nets Big Savings for Kentucky Communities
UK CAER is working in communities across the Commonwealth to help local governmental agencies reduce their energy bills and improve their infrastructure.
Welcome to CAER 101
The CAER 101 project brings scientists and children together in a classroom setting.
Developing Quick Bonding Concrete to Stabilize Shock Damaged Structures
We partnered with KY-based Minova USA, Inc. to develop a rapidly deployable, low-cost structural support that can be engineered into a facility, or deployed by first responders to prevent catastrophic failure.

We are Kentucky’s Energy Problem Solvers

The University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy (CAER) investigates energy technologies to improve the environment. Researchers contribute to technically-sound policies related to fossil and renewable energy.

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The University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy’s Research has a long tradition of fossil fuel research. While respecting that history, we recognize today’s constantly changing energy field. In order to respond to today and tomorrow’s needs, we strive to solve existing problems, while identifying potential future technologies.

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