Long known for its pioneering research into conventional sources of energy, UT Austin also conducts cutting edge research on new technologies covering the entire spectrum of energy. Access this remarkable depth of expertise and knowledge
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The University of Texas at Austin attracts more than $70 million in funding to conduct cutting-edge energy research in more than two dozen academic units and research centers. Learn more
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As a premier energy campus, The University of Texas at Austin fosters a climate that consistently produces exemplary academic research in the diverse and rapidly evolving world of energy. Find the expert you’re looking for
June 1, 2015
About the Energy Institute
The Energy Institute fosters interdisciplinary interactions among colleges and schools across campus, while serving as a portal for external audiences interested in learning more about energy research carried out at The University of Texas at Austin.
The Institute leverages the expertise of faculty to study critical energy policy questions, and is dedicated to broadening the educational experience of students by creating a community of scholars around energy issues of importance to Texas, the nation and the world.
The Graduate Portfolio Program in Energy Studies (GPPES) was offered for the first time in the spring semester of 2014. It is open to students who are currently registered in any UT graduate program. The GPPES takes an interdisciplinary … Read more...