Who We Are

Industries of the Future – West Virginia (IOF-WV)

West Virginia’s industrial energy efficiency program

Industries of the Future – West Virginia is a partnership program with the goal to save energy, reduce waste, and improve productivity in the country’s most energy-intensive industries. IOF-WV teams work with companies to assess high priority research needs and develop projects that improve energy efficiency and environmental performance.

What We Do

  • Engage University researchers in innovative partnership projects to improve energy efficiency and environmental sustainability
  • Conduct energy assessments, in partnership with the WVU Industrial Assessment Center, that maximize energy efficiency, reduce waste and improve productivity
  • Promote investment in and nurturing of new companies and commercializable projects that can provide solutions to energy, environmental, and economic development challenges such as creating new jobs and more competitive industries
  • Provide technical assistance and information on energy efficiency through energy efficiency events, training programs, and the monthly newsletter, IOF-WV UpDate