Researchers Bhaskaran Gopalakrishnan and Ashish Nimbarte conduct research in the
areas of industrial and buildings energy efficiency, waste reduction, water use
reduction, productivity improvement, energy management, energy and sustainability
benchmarking and pollution prevention. The research work is conducted on-site at
industrial and service facilities as well as commercial and government buildings.
The effort is currently sponsored by the United States Department of Energy, United
States Environmental Protection Agency, United States Department of Agriculture
and West Virginia Office of Energy.