Liberty University’s Center for Energy Research and Education (CERE)

CAER Research and Education Facility in Bedford County, Virginia

LU’s Center for Energy Research and Education Facility in Bedford County, Virginia (view from back)

The CAER is located in Liberty University’s Center for Energy Research and Education (CERE) in the New London Business and Technology Park in Bedford County, VA.

Impact Industry and Education with CERE

Join with Liberty University’s Center for Energy Research & Education (CERE) in Bedford County, Va., and help promote research and development through their upcoming state-of-the-art industry labs.

Become an Affiliate

When you partner with CERE, your organization joins Liberty University in a commitment of time, resources, and support to help meet industry energy needs for the future.

Your involvement will aid in enhancing and developing new technologies and the future workforce. It will help grow the global energy industry through applied research and education as well as benefit advanced manufacturing companies across the Commonwealth.

Upcoming Industry Labs include:

  • Chemical/material lab
  • EMC (electromagnetic compatibility) lab
  • 3D Prototype Lab
  • Calibration lab
  • Non-destructive testing lab

Higher Education and CERE

Uniting industry and academics, CERE provides a working platform for applied energy research and higher education. Their industry-sponsored labs will help meet industry needs, foster academic research pursuits, and provide work opportunities for students.

Students from across the state of Virginia and Liberty University will benefit from opportunities to observe and assist with research in the fields of science and engineering. Together, it will provide a unique place of learning, research, and training to equip the future workforce to meet and lead the energy challenges and needs for the next decade.