Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Sustainable Transportation Program (STP) brings together science and technology experts from across scientific disciplines to partner with government and industry in addressing transportation challenges. STP leverages ORNL research capabilities like analytical chemistry, neutron imaging, high performance computing, and 3-D printing to make passenger and freight vehicles safer, cleaner, more efficient, and more affordable. Current research is focused on developing knowledge and technologies that reduce US dependence on foreign oil, benefit the environment, boost America’s economy, and improve national energy security.
To meet these goals, the STP research program pursues an “all of the above” strategy that includes:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is managed by UT-Battelle for the Department of Energy