Topic: Greenhouse gas emissions

UT Austin Receives $12 Million to Help U.S. Curtail Greenhouse Gas Emissions

June 19, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded The University of Texas at Austin a $12 million grant to fund carbon storage research aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

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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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Greenhouse Gases Have Decreased 6 Percent, University of Texas at Austin Inventory Shows

March 4, 2009

Greenhouse gas emissions under the direct control of The University of Texas at Austin decreased about 6 percent from 2004 to 2006, placing the university in the mid-range of comparable universities that have completed inventories, an inventory of the main and J.J. Pickle Research campuses has shown.

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State Bicycle Survey Reveals Danger Concerns, Cycling Perceptions

Dec. 15, 2008

Bicyclists in Dallas, Houston and San Antonio are more concerned with being involved in vehicle crashes compared to bicyclists in other Texas cities, according to a survey conducted by the Center for Transportation Research at The University of Texas at Austin.

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