Welcome to BERC!
BERC connects, educates and motivates students, alumni, faculty and industry professionals to address the world's energy and resources challenges
The Berkeley Energy & Resources Collaborative (BERC) hosts conferences and events covering key topics within energy and resources, including the annual Energy Summit, Resources Symposium, monthly BERCshops and regular social gatherings.
We provide our members with opportunities to engage with cutting-edge research and current industry applications through programs such as the Innovation Expo and Berkeley Innovative Solutions consulting projects, to name just a few.
If you had to pick your favorite global energy event of the year, what would it be? Don’t worry, I’ll answer for you: BERC’s Energy Summit! Back and better than ever, the 2024 Energy Summit consisted of an impressive, varied array of speakers from different sectors within the energy industry....Read more about The Einstein of Energy Efficiency
The emissions associated with the heat and power requirements of heavy industry amount to roughly 12 Gt of GHG emissions per year...Read more about Thermal Storage Solutions to Decarbonize Industrial Heat