Topic: Energy Institute

Views of Key Energy Issues Are Shaped by Partisan Politics

Oct. 20, 2015

More than 3 out of 4 Americans (76 percent) now believe that climate change is occurring, up from 68 percent just one year ago, according to the latest UT Energy Poll.

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UT Energy Week Examines Vital Energy Issues

Feb. 16, 2015
UT Energy Week

Experts from academia, industry, media and non-profit organizations will gather on The University of Texas at Austin campus Monday to kick off a weeklong conference featuring panels, public forums on energy and student competitions offering more than $100,000 in prizes.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Energy Week Will Examine Energy-Related Issues

Feb. 6, 2015

EVENT: UT Energy Week, co-hosted by The University of Texas at Austin's Energy Institute and student-run Longhorn Energy Club with the participation of schools and colleges engaged in energy research, will examine important energy-related issues.

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UT Austin Faculty Experts to Discuss Galveston Bay Oil Spill

March 23, 2014

As crews work to clean up oil from Saturday's fuel leak in Galveston Bay, Texas experts offer insight into ramifications of spills for companies and the general public. Specialists on petroleum production, Texas wildlife, environmental law and policy from The University of Texas at Austin are available to help evaluate the incident and broader energy issues raised by the spill. This list below will likely be expanded. Please check back for the latest contacts. 

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Energy Secretary Moniz Commends UT Austin for Fostering Energy Research and Spurring Commercialization

Feb. 6, 2014

Academic institutions such as The University of Texas at Austin serve an essential role in furthering scientific research that can help drive the commercialization of transformative products and services, said U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz during a visit to Austin on Thursday.

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