The Energy Science and Engineering Department of the Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) in Visakhapatnam plays a crucial role in India's quest for energy independence. As a premier academic institution, IIPE is committed to research and development of sustainable energy solutions to meet the country's growing energy demands. With a focus on renewable energy technologies, the department offers postgraduate program in energy science and engineering, and actively engages in cutting-edge research on solar, wind, biomass, and other clean energy technologies, their impact on the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions and pollution. Through its interdisciplinary approach, the department collaborates with industry, government agencies, and research organizations to promote innovative research and development in the energy sector. With state-of-the-art research facilities and world-class faculty, the Energy Science and Engineering Department is well-positioned to lead India's transition to a more sustainable energy future.