Innovative Engineers Logo. Group of Innovative Engineers Members. IE members working on a wind turbine in Nicaragua. Metal shavings from the IE shop. Group of children in Nicaragua.


Innovative Engineers is a student group at the University of Minnesota focused on the education and promotion of sustainability and renewable energies in third world countries. Find out what we're about.


In fall semester of 2013, Innovative Engineers is proud to for the first time announce a solar energy project! Meanwhile IE's existing wind turbine, mictro-hydroturbine, and hydrostatic wind turbine projects continue to make progress as research and testing goes on.
Check out what we're up to.

Get Involved

Wanna join as a student? Interested in mentoring our research as an industry leader? There are many ways to get involved with our group, both professionally and as a student. Learn how you can help out.