Topic: Center for Energy and Environmental Resources

EPA Appoints David Allen to Lead Science Advisory Board

Oct. 29, 2012

David Allen, an engineer and internationally recognized expert in air quality at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, has been named chair of the Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board (SAB) for a two-year term. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson announced Allen's appointment Oct. 15. Jackson said his expertise in environmental engineering is a great asset to the board.

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University of Texas at Austin Study Measures Methane Emissions Released from Natural Gas Production

Oct. 10, 2012

A research team led by The University of Texas at Austin, and including engineering and environmental testing firms URS and Aerodyne Research, is conducting a major field study to measure methane emissions from natural gas production, about which little empirical data exist.

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Here comes the sun

July 12, 2011
Solar panels at the J. J. Pickle Research Campus.

A new solar power system generating energy at the Pickle Research Campus is significant for its size and location and that it's an innovative teaching tool.

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The air inside

June 2, 2011
Richard Corsi has helped build a unique program in the Cockrell School of Engineering that has become recognized as one of

Professor Richard Corsi, an indoor air quality expert, shares why common household products could be among the worst things in your home.

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Engineer Appointed to Environmental Protection Agency Advisory Board

Sept. 17, 2008

Chemical Engineering Professor David Allen has been appointed a three-year term on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Science Advisory Board, the federal agency recently announced.

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