Center for Energy Innovation

Fraunhofer USA

Fraunhofer Center for Energy Innovation (CEI) at the University of Connecticut

Dr. William Hartman, Executive Vice President of Fraunhofer USA, Inc., spoke at the Grand Opening of CEI last year. 

The mission of the Fraunhofer Center for Energy Innovation (CEI) at the University of Connecticut is to develop advanced technologies related to energy storage, fuel cells, power management and distribution through contract research.

CEI researchers – comprised of faculty from the University of Connecticut, Fraunhofer and allied research organizations – together with industry partners, focus on research, development and commercialization efforts in four core areas:

• Batteries and Energy Storage,
• Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers,
• Microgrid Engineering,
• Environmental Technology.


CEI offers solutions for small jobs as well as the complete product development for our customers.

Contact Information:

Fraunhofer Center for Energy Innovation CEI
University of Connecticut
44 Weaver Rd – Unit 5233
Storrs, CT  06269-5233
Tel: 1 860 486 8379

infocei@fraunhofer.org
www.cei.fraunhofer.org

Partner Institute:  Fraunhofer IKTS
www.ikts.fraunhofer.de