IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) is a public-sector research, innovation and training center. Its mission is to develop efficient, economical, clean and sustainable technologies in the fields of energy, transport and the environment.
The staff of IFPEN have been actively committed to research related to sustainable development for many years. Ambitious programmes currently aim at reducing the environmental footprint of industry, producing fuels from renewable sources, developing fuel-efficient transport technologies, improving energy efficiency and optimizing hydrocarbon reserves.
In 2007, together with Géostock and BRGM, IFPEN established Geogreen, a company for the industrial deployment of CO2 storage.