EmPOWERment welcomes and encourages participation from external partners to the Ohio State University. External energy partners are the driving force behind the EmPOWERment program which at its core is a workforce training program aimed at preparing students for both academic and non-academic careers in the energy-sector.
EmPOWERment engages external partners to identify energy-sector needs in designing the training program, defining research questions, and co-creating solutions to real-world sustainable energy problems.
Current partners include: ENGIE, American Electric Power (AEP), First Solar, Huntington Bank, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Ohio Energy Project (OEP), Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, Siemens, Whiting-Turner, and Worthington Industries.
Companies interested in partnering with EmPOWERment are encouraged to reach out to Kari Roth at firstname.lastname@example.org.