MERC Attends The Energy Summit 2016 in Huntsville, AL

Huntsville, AL (November 15-16, 2016) MERC representatives attended The Energy Summit 2016 in Huntsville, AL.  Speakers included senior representatives from Army Materiel Command, Air Staff, energy industry CEOs and Energy Huntsville Consortium participants.

A broad diversity of energy topics were discussed including energy partnerships, renewable technologies, government policy and goals, performance contracting, technology maturity, and various tools and techniques for contracting awareness and success.


About Mercer Engineering Research Center

Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC) is the research and applied engineering arm of Mercer University, a private university founded in 1833. For over 175 years the University has served Georgia as a highly-respected educational institution. In 1984, the School of Engineering was established at the Macon, Georgia campus, with the charter class beginning studies in 1985.

Two years later, in 1987, the Mercer Engineering Research Center was established under the School of Engineering to provide locally available engineering and scientific services and critical specialized technical skills. Today, MERC functions as a non-profit operating unit of the University, with the Executive Director, Dr. David Barwick, reporting directly to the University president, Mr. William D. Underwood.

To learn more, please visit MERC's website at