The INL is a multi-program laboratory that supports the DOE's missions and
business lines of environmental quality, energy resources, science and
technology, and national security.
The mission of the INL is to:
1. Deliver science-based, engineered solutions to the challenges of
DOE's missions areas, other federal agencies, and industrial clients
2. Complete environmental cleanup responsibly and cost-effectively
using innovative science and engineering capabilities
3. Provide leadership and support to optimize the value of EM
investments and strategic partnerships throughout the DOE complex
4. Enhance scientific and technical talent, facilities, and equipment
to best serve national and regional interests.
The Department of Energy's Office of Science is the single largest supporter of basic research in the physical sciences in the United States and is working to address some of the most pressing challenges of our time.