EVENTS

Announcements

Publications, Lectures & Presentations

Thursday, November 30, 2017

HARC's Lisa Gonzalez, President and Chief Executive Officer, participated on the Houston | Bay Area Storm Water Flooding Forum in Houston, November 28, 2017 at the Gilruth Center at NASA/Johnson Space Center.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

On October 19, 2017 Marina Badoian-Kriticos, HARC Research Scientist in Energy and Natural Resource Policy delivered a presentation entitled, “Energy Benchmarking: How Does Your Building Stack Up?” at the IFMA World Workplace Conference.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

HARC’s Marina Badoian-Kriticos, Research Scientist, Energy and Natural Resource Policy, was invited to speak about TX-PACE, post-disaster recovery and resiliency at the Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Corporation Economic Recovery Forum on October 11.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Impact by Design 2017, Gensler’s annual publication showcasing achievements in sustainable design and reduced environmental impact, included a profile of HARC’s new green building.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Natural gas fuel is increasingly used to power oil and gas operations, including drilling and hydraulic fracturing. Natural gas offers advantages in reducing fuel costs and engine emissions. One way in which this can be done is with Dual Fuel Diesel Engines.

Friday, March 31, 2017

HARC Research Scientist Carolyn LaFleur will address students at Texas A&M University on environmental aspects of oil and gas development associated with hydraulic fracturing.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Lisa Gonzalez, HARC President, is speaking at the NASA Environmental Conference 2017 – Enabling Environmentally Sound Mission Success on Wednesday, April 5th at NASA Johnson Space Center. Lisa will present on the topic of climate resilience in the Houston-Galveston Region.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Lisa Gonzalez, HARC President, spoke on a panel consisting of the design team of the new HARC headquarters at the Gulf Coast Green Symposium on Monday, March 27th.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Offshore oil and gas platforms that have reached the end of their productive life can be converted to artificial reef structures that attract diverse populations of fish and other organisms.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

HARC's Lisa Gonzalez, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Stephanie Glenn, Program Director, Hydrology and Watersheds, will present at the Restore America's Estuaries-The Coastal Society Summit 2016.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

HARC’s Rich Haut will present at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting and Exposition at The Colorado Convention Center in Denver on September 26, 2016.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

HARC's Gavin Dillingham and Satish Ravindran will present at the USGBC Texas Gulf Coast 6th Annual Energy Summit on Thursday, October 13, 2016 in Houston.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

HARC's Carolyn LaFleur will present at the Best of RPSEA 10 years of Research – Ultra-Deepwater and Onshore Technology Conference August 30, 2016 in Galveston.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Gavin Dillingham will co-present the District Energy and Combined Heat and Power webinar on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, EDT.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Lisa Gonzalez will serve on a panel for the Center for Houston Houston’s Summer Salons series: Water, Water Everywhere – Drinking, Rising, Surging on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at The Junior League of Houston.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

HARC's Environmentally Friendly Drilling Virtual Site was featured in the Society of Petroleum Engineers' HSE NOW newsletter.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Erin Kinney will present at the 2016 Society of Wetland Scientists meeting themed “Protecting wetland ecosystem services. Promoting stronger economies.” in Corpus Christi on June 1, 2016.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

HARC's Environmentally Friendly Drilling team published an article in the May/June issue of the IADC Drilling Contractor Magazine on the study of dual fuel engine emissions.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Gavin Dillingham will present at the BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association Building) EXPO at the NRG Center in Houston on May 19, 2016 at 1:30 pm.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

HARC's Erin Kinney will present at the University of Houston on the Galveston Bay Report Card to students as part of the Houston Early Research Experience (HERE) on May 24, 2016.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Gavin Dillingham is co-presenting at the Right on PACE: Innovative Financing through Property Assessed Clean Energy Webinar May 25, 2016, 2:00 pm CT.

Friday, April 22, 2016

HARC's Andra Wilcox will present an abstract at the Council for Energy Research and Education Leaders National Energy Education Summit in Washington, DC on June 7, 2016.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy Southwest Combined Heat and Power Technical Assistance Partnership (SWCHPTAP) will present CHP at Industrial Facilities Webinar on Thursday, May 12, 2016, at 10 am CST/11 am EST.

Monday, April 4, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy Southwest Combined Heat and Power Technical Assistance Partnership (SWCHPTAP) and IDEA will present CHP for Higher Education Webinar on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1pm - 2pm EST.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

HARC's Satish Ravindran and Chris Ruffer, will present a poster, "Flare Gas Reduction at the Well Head in Oil Fields" at Southern Methodist University Geothermal Power Plays Conference on April 25, 2016 in Dallas.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

The Department of Energy's Southwest Combined Heat and Power Technical Assistance Partnership will present a webinar on Wastewater Treatment Plants on April 21st at 1 pm CST/2 pm EST.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Register for the DOE's Southwest CHP Technical Assistance Partnership webinars, Combined Heat and Power and the Microgrid on April 18, 2016 at 1:00 pm CST/2pm EST

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

HARC's Rich Haut and Erin Kinney will present at the 2016 American Water Resources Association Specialty Conference: Water - Energy - Environment in Anchorage, Alaska, April 25-27, 2016.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

HARC's Jennifer Ronk will facilitate a discussion at the Greater Houston Environmental Summit on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at the United way Community Resource Center in Houston.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

HARC's Gavin Dillingham, Program Director, Clean Energy Policy, will present at the Combined Heat and Power for Higher Education Webinar May 11, 2016, 1:00 - 2:00 PM EST.

Friday, February 19, 2016

HARC's Gavin Dillingham will serve on the energy policy panel, "Policy Side of Implementing New Practices", at the World Affairs Council Energy Forum on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at United Way in Houston.

Friday, February 19, 2016

HARC's Jennifer Ronk will present "How Houston is Preparing for Climate Change" to the Rotary Club of University Area Houston at Hungry's Cafe & Bistro in Houston on Tuesday, March 2, 2016 at 7:15 a.m.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Gavin Dillingham will speak at the Texas State Agency Energy Advisory Group Webinar on "Combined Heat and Power - Opportunities for Public Critical Infrastructure" on March 7, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

HARC's Gavin Dillingham will organize and present at Houston Green Office Challenge Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) 101 at the City of Houston Permitting Center on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in Houston.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

HARC Fellow, Bob McFarlane, Jim Lester, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Lisa Gonzalez, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, published a paper in the journal Ecosphere.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Six HARC Researchers and one HARC Fellow will present at the State of the Bay Symposium January 13-14, 2016. The symposium will be held at Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center in Galveston, Texas.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Jay Olaguer will present an abstract at CHE's 2016 Symposium on the Public Health Dimensions of Oil & Gas Development: Tools, Strategies, and Collaboration on January 21, 2016 in Los Angeles.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

HARC's Erin Kinney will present the Galveston Bay Report Card at The Woodlands G.R.E.E.N. meeting on November 19, 2015 at The Woodlands South Regional Library in The Woodlands.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

HARC's Gavin Dillingham will speak at the EPA Workshop for Environmental Justice Communities on the Clean Power Plan, November 4, 2015 in Port Arthur, Texas.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Stephanie Glenn will present at the 2015 AWRA Annual Water Resources Conference in Denver, Colorado, November 18, 2015.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

HARC's Satish Ravindran presented at the Environmentally Friendly Drilling Program Systems Electrification Workshop on October 22, 2015 in The Woodlands.

Friday, October 23, 2015

HARC's Gavin Dillingham and Satish Ravindran will present at the American Institute of Architects 2030 Series on October 30, 2015 in Houston.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Gavin Dillingham presented on public-private partnerships in energy efficiency at the Texas Gulf Coast 2015 USGBC Energy Summit on October 20, 2015 in Houston.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

HARC's Carolyn LaFleur, Research Associate, Energy Production, will present findings of the dual fuel emissions study at the Natural Gas for High Horsepower Summit in Dallas, Texas October 27, 2015.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

HARC's Rich Haut will moderate a panel at the 2015-2016 Energy Symposium Series: Critical Issues in Energy, "Arctic Drilling: Untapped Opportunity or Risky Business?" on Thursday, September 24, 2015.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Carolyn LaFleur will present a webinar on Hydraulic Fracturing: Best Practices for Environmental Management September 23, 2015, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

HARC's Gavin Dillingham will present at the Association of Energy Engineers Lone Star Chapter Meeting at the Green Building Resource Center on September 8, 2015.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

HARC's Gavin Dillingham will speak at the Low Carbon Technology Partnership Initiative (LCTPI) in New York on September 25, 2015.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

HARC and Energy Efficiency in Building Project will host the Investor Confidence Project webinar Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Andra Wilcox will present an abstract, "Stakeholder Engagement and the Development of Water Management Strategies", at the Groundwater Protection Council Forum, September 27-30, 2015 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

HARC's EFD Systems Programs published an article in the July/August 2015 edition for Shale Play Water Management Magazine.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

HARC's Jennifer Ronk presented at Sam Houston State University on "Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency in the City of Houston" on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

Friday, June 5, 2015

HARC's Jay Olaguer posted, "Real Time Monitoring: A Game-Changer for Industrial Fence Line Communities", for the EPA Blog.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Satish Ravindran was featured in the World Alliance for Decentralized Energy Conference video discussing CHP permitting in Texas.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Rich Haut will present at the NSF Sponsored Workshop: Development of Green Fracturing Fluids and Sustainable Remediation and Containment Technologies Conference on April 21, 2015 at UALR.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Rich Haut presented at the ESRI Petroleum GIS Conference on April 10, 2015 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Jim Lester will present at the Humble Area Retired Teachers Association in Kingwood, Texas on Monday, April 20, 2015.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Jim Lester will present at "Ecosystem Services, Wetlands, and Houston's Growth" at the Wetland Economic Benefits Workshop on April 23, 2015 in Houston, Texas.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Researchers presented at the DistribuGen Conference and Trade Show for Cogeneration/CHP 2015 held April 7-9, 2015 in Houston, Texas.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Jennifer Ronk will present at the Industrial Energy Efficiency Barriers and Solutions Webinar on April 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. CDT.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Gavin Dillinham wrote an article on connections between building efficiency and improved air quality in Air Alliance Houston: airCurrent News.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Rich Haut presented on "Measuring Cost-Effective Practices to Address Environmental and Societal Issues Associated with Oil and Gas Development" at the SPEOKC - POS 2015 conference. The conference was held March 1-5, 2015 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Andra Wilcox, Research Associate, Energy Production, presented on the Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Scorecard at the 2015 Society of Petroleum Engineers E&P Health, Safety, Security, and Environmental Conference in Denver, Colorado on March 17, 2015.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Lisa Gonzalez will speak on the Galveston Bay Report Card at the Texas Association of Environmental Professionals Luncheon on March 19, 2015 in Houston, Texas.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Andra Wilcox will present to students and teachers at the IPAA Energy High School in Houston, Texas on Wednesday, March 10, 2015.

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Gavin Dillingham and Satish Ravindran spearheaded a webinar on Combined Heat and Power related to air permitting and power export on February 15, 2015.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Gavin Dillingham presented on energy efficiency policy at the Gulf Coast Finance Officers Meeting on Thursday, February 16, 2015 in Houston, Texas.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Stephanie Glenn and Erin Kinney are featured in an EFD video discussing a new tool to reduce the impacts of drilling on coastal wetland habitats and ecosystems.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

HARC's Richard Haut was invited to speak at Texas A & M Industrial and Systems Engineering: Advanced Manufacturing Group Seminar in College Station, Texas on February 13, 2015.

Monday, February 9, 2015

The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Program was mentioned several times in the American Shale & Manufacturing Partnership January 2015 report.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Gavin Dillingham, Research Scientist, Clean Energy Policy, presented sustainability initiatives with City of Houston representatives at the Texas Medical Center Council Meeting on February 4, 2015.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Satish Ravindran Featured in Video on EFDSystems.org discussing Flare Mitigation Pilot Project in the Bakken.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Jim Lester, President, and Lisa Gonzalez, Vice President, presented at the Greater Houston Partnership Water Issues Committee on December 10, 2014 in Houston, Texas

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Gavin Dillingham, Clean Energy Policy, led the "Learning from Green Schools" panel at the CATEE Conference, November 17-19, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

HARC's Gavin Dillingham, Clean Energy Policy, served as a panelist at the CoreNet Global Meeting: Accelerating Investments in Energy Efficiency in Houston’s Building Market in Houston, Texas on November 18, 2014.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

HARC's Wetland Impact Screening Tool won first place at the 2014 GIS Application Fair on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Gavin Dillingham participated as a panel member for the Clean Economy Rising: Texas winds generate economic growth webinar on November 17, 2014.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

HARC's Andra Wilcox presented at the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association Oil and Gas Seminar, Tuesday, September 23, 2014.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Rich Haut presented at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference Exhibition in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, October 27-29, 2014.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Rich Haut presented at the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission 2014 Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio, October 19-21, 2014.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

HARC's Environmentally Friendly Drilling Virtual Site participated in Energy Day: Education for the Energy City on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Sam Houston Park in Houston, Texas.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Rich Haut was invited to speak at the Eastern Unconventional Oil and Gas Symposium 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky at the Hilton Lexington Hotel on Wednesday, November 5, 2014.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Erin Kinney, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Coastal Ecology, presented at the Gulf Estuarine Research Society 2014 Biennial Meeting in Port Aransas, Texas October 30, 2014.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Satish Ravindran, Research Associate, Clean Energy Technology, participated in stakeholder interviews at the Energy Efficiency in Buildings Workshop on October 8, 2014 in Houston, Texas.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Stephanie Glenn will present at the 2014 American Water Resources Association Annual Water Resources Conference in Tysons Corner, Virginia, November 5, 2014.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Satish Ravindran, Research Associate, Clean Energy Technology, presented at the Eco-Schools USA Workshop-Energy on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Marcile Hollingsworth Science Center in Houston, Texas.

Monday, October 27, 2014

HARC's Gavin Dillingham, Research Scientist, Clean Energy Policy, was the keynote speaker for the 2nd Annual Energy Efficiency Sustainability Conference on October 20, 2014 in Houston, Texas.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Gavin Dillingham is slated to present, Best Practices in K-12 Energy Management: Research Results, at the Texas Energy Manager Association (TEMA) Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter on September 4, 2014.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Gavin Dillingham presented on the current market conditions for fuel cell technology and combined heat and power in the Texas market at the U.S. Green Building Council Energy Summit on October 7, 2014 in Houston, Texas.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Jennifer Ronk presented at the Agricultural Sustainable Energy Education Network (ASEEN) Program: Teacher Professional Development Summer Workshop on June 13, 2014.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Gavin Dillingham and Jennifer Ronk participated in the development of the 2014 Standardization Roadmap: Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment report publicized by EESCC of the American National Standards Institute.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Andra Wilcox abstract was selected for presentation at the 2014 Groundwater Protection Council Annual Forum in Seattle, Washington.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Alex Cuclis, Research Scientist, Air Quality and Emissions, presented at the CLEO: 2014 Exposition on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 in San Jose, California.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Gavin Dillingham, Research Scientist, Clean Energy Policy, paper, "Explaining the Diffusion of the Energy Efficiency Resource Standard (EERS) Across States", will be published in the 2014 American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Summer Study on Energy Economy in Buildings.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Team held a workshop on Natural Occurring Radioactive Material at Ohio State University on May 12, 2014.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Brad Neish will present at the 2014 AWRA Spring Specialty Conference (Geographic Information Systems and Water Resources VIII - Data to Decisions) in Salt Lake City, Utah on May 12, 2014.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Jim Lester will lecture at The Woodlands Grass Roots Environmental Education Network on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at the George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library in The Woodlands, Texas.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Virtual Rig Kiosk was displayed at the 2nd Annual Energy Network Expo on April 3, 2014 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott & Convention Center in The Woodlands, Texas.

Monday, May 5, 2014

HARC supplied information on the Department of Energy Combined Heat and Power program at the Texas Industrial Energy Forum on May 1, 2014 in Houston, Texas.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Jim Lester presented at the Corporate Social Responsibility Summit on "Environmental Sustainability: Balance and Trade-Offs" in Houston on April 22, 2014.

Monday, May 5, 2014

HARC set up a display at the Second Annual Bike the Woodlands Day and Bike to Work Day on May 13, 2014, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Monday, April 21, 2014

David Hitchcock will present at the Texas Trees Foundation Grey to Green: Creating Cool Cities symposium on May 27, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Rich Haut will be in an upcoming segment in Business Week as part of an interview with Keane Group to address environmental issues associated with oil and gas development, specifically, hydraulic fracturing.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Jay Olaguer presented the BEE-TEX field study at the 2014 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program in Washington, DC, March 26-28, 2014.

Friday, March 28, 2014

David Hitchcock presented at the Earth Day celebration on Lone Star College-Montgomery Campus on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Jim Lester spoke at the Montgomery County Water Supply & Conservation Symposium on Saturday, April 5, 2014.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

HARC Andra Wilcox, Research Associate, Energy Production, presented at the HSE for Unconventional Oil & Gas Conference in San Antonio, Texas on April 10, 2014.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Rich Haut presented at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Conference on hydraulic fracturing in San Diego, California on March 18, 2014.

Monday, March 3, 2014

Lisa Gonzalez presented the Aquarium Fish Invasion Potential Scorecard (AFIPS) at the Texas Invasive Plant and Pest Conference in Port Aransas, Texas on February 27, 2014.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

HARC Senior Research Scientist, Rich Haut, is featured in ASME podcast on ways to tackle environmental issues in relation to petroleum drilling and production and hydraulic fracturing.

Friday, February 14, 2014

HARC Research Scientist, Gavin Dillingham, presented on the K-12 Energy Management study on February 27, 2014 in Austin at Texas Association of School Board Officials.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

HARC Research Scientists abstract was accepted at SAE 2014 World Congress and Exhibition, April 8-10, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

HARC Research Scientist, Rich Haut, was a keynote speaker at the 2014 Clean Frac'ing Conference in Houston, Texas.

Monday, February 3, 2014

Jay Olaguer invited to present "Impacts of Oil and Gas Industry Emissions on Atmospheric Chemistry" at the American Meteorological Society conference.

Gavin Dillingham, Research Scientist, Clean Energy Policy, was invited to present at the Citizens Environmental Coalition on February 13, 2014 on energy efficient cities and climate change.

Jim Lester presented Ecosystem Services, Wetlands and Houston's Growth for the Natural Resources Advisory Committee of the Houston-Galveston Area Council on February 6, 2014.

The Mercer Society and Houston Museum of Natural Science presented a Distinguished Lecture Series: Celebrating 40 Years of Growth at Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens.

The Paramount Theatre and The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation presented the regional premiere of Watershed in Austin, Texas, on January 15th.

Dimitri Nanopoulos, a Distinguished HARC Fellow, was mentioned in Peter Higgs Nobel Lecture on December 8, 2013, at Aula Magna, Stockhold University.

Gavin Dillingham, HARC Researcher, Clean Energy Policy, was the featured keynote speaker at the American Society of Civil Engineers Houston Lunch Meeting on January 21, 2014.

Gavin Dillingham, HARC Researcher, Clean Energy Policy, participated and met with stakeholders at the South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency at the Resource (SPEER) Second Annual Summit in Austin, Texas.

HARC's Rich Haut presented Creating a Culture of Environmental Awareness at the Oil and Gas Environmental Conference in Dallas, Texas December 4, 2013.

Monday, February 3, 2014

HARC Research Scientist, Stephanie Glenn, Program Director, Hydrology and Watersheds, was invited to present at an international workshop on Sustainability of Engineered Rivers in Arid Lands in Austin, Texas.

Jennifer Ronk, HARC Research Scientist, participated on the Houston Climate Justice Roundtable. The event was free and open to the public.

HARC Researchers, Gavin Dillingham and Caroloyn LaFleur, served on the Innovative Water Technology panel at the Eagle Ford Center for Research, Education and Outreach Fall Workshop on Friday, November 15, 2013 at the City of Cotulla Convention Center.

Jennifer Ronk, HARC's Program Director of Environmental Science and Energy Efficiency, provided an update on solar energy and how it can be used in The Woodlands. The lecture was held at the George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library on November 19, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.

HARC Researcher, Gavin Dillingham spoke at the Houston Green Office Challenge Peer Workshop on Energy Efficiency Financing. The event was held on October 30, 2013, 1:30 p.m. at the Green Building Resource Center.

HARC Researchers, Stephanie Glenn, Lisa Gonzalez, and Erin Kinney, presented at the CERF 2013 conference "Toward Resilient Coasts and Estuaries, Science for Sustainable Solutions" November 3-7, 2013 in San Diego, California.

Gavin Dillingham, HARC Research Scientist in Clean Energy Policy, moderated a panel at School Energy Managers Workshop and presented on, "School Energy Managers on School Energy Management: Learning from Green Schools".

Friday, September 13, 2013

Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens held their second annual Sustainable Landscape Conference on October 25. Last year’s conference was a big success.