The Center for Energy Studies (CES) is mandated to provide energy information and analysis that responds to the needs of the legislature, public agencies, and business and civic groups. The Center maintains some unique energy data bases and is the official repository of energy information from the state and The Energy Council. Staff respond regularly to requests from a wide variety of individuals and institutions for specialized energy data and information.

CES comprises the following units:

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LSU Presidential Podcast Features CES's Dismukes

CES Executive Director and Professor David Dismukes appears on the June 30 episode of On Par with the President, a podcast hosted by Louisiana State University President William F. Tate IV. In this segment, Dismukes discusses gasoline prices, energy, the global impact of Louisiana’s energy industry, and more.

The On Par podcast features LSU students, faculty, or staff who are at the very top of their game about their journey to success, setting and fulfilling goals, creating a legacy, and a variety of other topics.


Job Opportunity

The Center for Energy Studies seeks applicants at the Assistant Professor-Research or Associate Professor-Research rank. We seek motivated individuals with strong oral and written communication and applied research skills in such areas as, but not limited to, electric power industry analysis, electric power systems modeling, conventional/unconventional oil and gas development, industrial energy usage, energy infrastructure, energy finance, energy law and regulation, renewable energy, energy efficiency, public policy and regulation of energy, energy in transportation, carbon capture and sequestration, hydrogen and/or other energy and environmental systems modeling. 
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