Welcome to the Institute for Energy Studies

The Institute for Energy Studies at Western Washington University is a multi-college collaboration that offers interdisciplinary undergraduate degrees to address the science, technology, policy, business and economic aspects of energy systems. 



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Imran Sheikh - Permanent Faculty

“Solving environmental challenges will require new business models, policies, and technologies. But the most crucial ingredient to create lasting solutions may be leadership that can synthesize ideas across disciplines. The Institute for Energy Studies is well positioned to train these future leaders.”

Educating the leaders for our clean and efficient energy future through interdisciplinary studies and research.