Topic: Greenhouse gases

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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U.S. Can Curb Carbon Emissions While Boosting Domestic Oil Production, Report Says

May 23, 2011

Report urges U.S. to increase combination of carbon capture and storage with enhanced oil recovery to increase domestic oil production while curbing emissions of carbon dioxide.

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Solar Cells, Batteries and Geological Storage Research Receive $30.5 Million at The University of Texas at Austin

April 29, 2009

With two $15 million grants, scientists and engineers aim to revolutionize solar cells and provide the fundamental science for geological storage of greenhouse gases as part of two Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) established at The University of Texas at Austin by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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Wenchuan Earthquake Mudslides Emit Greenhouse Gas

March 3, 2009

Mudslides that followed the May 12, 2008 Wenchuan, China earthquake, ranked by the U.S.

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School of Architecture Receives $1 Million to Tackle Urbanization Challenges

Jan. 7, 2009

Prominent Dallas civic leaders Deedie and Rusty Rose have donated $1 million to the School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin to fund two endowments in urban planning.

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