Research Opportunities

SEI and its partners currently have several research opportunities. For example, if you are interested in solar power, Kortright Centre has implemented a photovoltaic performance verification facility ( If your interest is wind power, Folkecenter has decades of experience in the topic and has a unique test facility for wind turbines ( If you are interested in electric transportation and renewable energy we have partnered with Windfall Ecology Centre ( to analyze these promising linkages. We are also developing research on a variety of biomass applications, geothermal, combined heat and power, district energy and community energy planning.


If you are interested in conducting research with SEI and its partners or have a new research idea send your CV, a one-page proposal, and a sample of your writing to:


Dr. Jose Etcheverry at