Topic: Solar

Acclaimed Writer Ian McEwan's Archive Acquired by Harry Ransom Center

May 15, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas  The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of writer Ian McEwan (b. 1948), one of the most distinguished novelists of his generation.

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Ready, Set, Solar!

June 24, 2013
Ready, Set, Solar!

The UT Solar Vehicles Team persevered against sweltering three-digit temperatures and last-minute equipment failures to place sixth at the Formula Sun Grand Prix.

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University of Texas at Austin Scientists Partner With Leading Plastic Solar Cell Manufacturer

Jan. 18, 2011

A recently announced formal partnership between researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Konarka Technologies Inc. could lead to improved plastic solar cell technologies.

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Researchers put state at forefront of renewable energy revolution

May 4, 2009

Green, Texas: Texans like to think of themselves as the best. Over the past decade, environmentalists have rated the state No. 1, but not in a good way: number one for per capita energy consumption, major environmental complaints and emission of air pollution and greenhouse gases. What if the state could add a new ranking: No. 1 in green energy. Sound far fetched? It's not, according to Michael Webber, an energy specialist at The University of Texas at Austin's Cockrell School of Engineering and Jackson School of Geosciences, where he is associate director of the Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy.

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The University of Texas at Austin, Austin Chamber of Commerce Present an Industry Open House, Focused on Clean Energy

April 13, 2009

Event: The University of Texas at Austin's University Office of Corporate Relations and the Austin Chamber of Commerce have invited local clean energy companies to an open house to meet with university programs, departments and services dealing with clean energy.

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