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Energy and Environment News

When Energy and Entrepreneurship Combine

07/20/15 – An Ohio State-based engineering team is making waves in the technology world by developing an energy-recycling smartphone case that has captured the attention of state and private investors. Read more.

Symposium to Look at Challenges Facing U.S. Bioeconomy

07/17/15 – A multistate research team aimed at developing America’s biobased industry — biobased products, bioenergy and the like — will meet in northeast Ohio next month. Its purpose: to see what might be blocking the road and ways to move ahead. Read more.

Ohio State Clean Coal Technology Research Receives $1.5 Million Federal Grant

07/16/15 – L.S. Fan, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, received the grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for his continuing research of a chemical looping gasification technology. Read more.

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  • August 11, 2015

    Stakeholder Perspectives on the Bioeconomy Symposium

    The group, whose members come from nearly three dozen U.S. land-grant universities, including The Ohio State University, will hold a symposium called Stakeholder Perspectives on the Bioeconomy at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Aug. 11. Read more.

  • August 11, 2015

    EPN Breakfast Club: Engaging the Community to Effectively Balance Environmental, Economic, and Social Needs in Floodplain Utilization

    The August EPN breakfast will feature Joseph Gies, Project Coordinator and Zoning Inspector of the City of Shelby, presenting "Engaging the Community to Effectively Balance Environmental, Economic, and Social Needs in Floodplain Utilization.” The event will take place at 7:15 a.m., Tuesday, August 11, at Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Read more.

  • September 21, 2015

    The Good Food Revolution Author Will Allen on campus Sept. 21

    ​Will Allen, author of the 2015 Buckeye Book Community selection, The Good Food Revolution, will speak to the campus community on Monday, Sept. 21 at Mershon Auditorium. Read more.

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