University of Texas at Austin

Bureau Media Coverage: 2018

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July 2018
7/1/2018 Solving the Riddle of Shale AAPG Explorer
7/1/2018 Inside a Plan at UT to Capture and Store Carbon—Forever  The Alcalde
7/2/2018 Findings from University of Texas Yields New Findings on Greenhouse Gas Control Global Warming Focus
7/8/2018 Wind and solar are called clean for a reason  The Hill
7/10/2018 Is ConocoPhillips' Eagle Ford Success Emblematic? Seeking Alpha
7/12/2018 Bastrop County's flood woes have historical roots  Austin American-Statesman
7/18/2018 Smithville's flooding woes tied to Colorado's meandering past Austin American-Statesman
7/23/2018 In the Shale Business, It's Time for Another Revolution  Journal of Petroleum Technology
7/24/2018 Scorecard Shows Hits, Misses For US Shale Players E&P
7/24/2018 Unconventional resource teams are “all hands on deck” at URTeC 2018 WorldOil
7/25/2018 Join PESA on September 18 at a luncheon featuring Dr. Scott Tinker PesaNews
7/28/2018 Family deals with water woes after oil exploration Victoria Advocate
June 2018
6/1/2018 Social impact of Mexico's energy reform is topic at Rice's Baker Institute June 7 US Official News
6/4/2018 Multiple stacked plays drive continued Permian development Oil & Gas Journal
6/4/2018 GEO ExPro's Conference Round-Ups: AAPG ACE 2018 GEO ExPro
6/12/2018 Rising Tide of Produced Water Could Pinch Permian Growth Journal of Petroleum Technology; Oil & Gas 360
6/15/2018 Rash of earthquakes prompts fear of oil boom in Balmorhea San Antonio Express-News; Houston Chronicle
6/18/2018 On The Coast with Gloria Macarenko CBC Radio 
6/20/2018 In powering the planet, even clean energy comes with environmental cost Vancouver Sun
6/20/2018 Secrets of the Coast revealed The Bay City Tribune
6/25/2018 Bogus carriage list causes concerns about the improper use of station call letters Spark News
6/25/2018 Even ‘clean’ and ‘green’ energy have an environmental impact The Hill; National Wind Watch: Wind Energy News
6/26/2018 When Discussing Energy and Environmental Impact, Rhetoric Should Not Drive the Conversation UT News
May 2018
5/1/2018 ET energy symposium sees outlook, payrolls up Longview News-Journal
5/1/2018 Elected officials laud oil industry Kilgore News Herald; Tribune Content Agency - Business News
5/2/2018 String of earthquakes hit Eagle Ford's top oil-producing county  San Antonio Business Journal
5/4/2018 Private companies investing in Gulf as Wall Street turns its back Houston Chronicle; Oil & Gas 360
5/11/2018 Energy 2040: Oil, Gas Will Still Be In High Demand Oil and Gas Investor;  Unconventional Gas Center; E & P Online;  Peak Oil;  Pipeline and Gas Technology; 
5/11/2018 Texas Mineral Resources Highlights Round Top Lithium Potential GlobeNewswire; Market News Publishing; Newstex Blogs; Industrial Goods Monitor Worldwide; Plus Company Updates(PCU); Stockwatch; 4-traders;  KAUZ-TV Online; SPI WORLD NEWS; WFIE-TV Online; Yahoo Finance;  WALB-TV Online; WDAM-TV Online; KVVU-TV Online; KCTV-TV Online; Euroinvestor (US); KAKE TV; Magic 106.5; Su Telemundo 20; CW 20; Arizona Republic Online; Markets Insider; KLBB-FM Online; WCSC-TV Online; Morningstar StockInvestor Online; Benzinga; KULR-TV Online; KXTQ-FM Online; Missoula - Bozeman; BIZWIREEXPRESS.COM; WECT-TV Online;  Business theantlersamerican; DMN Newswire; KITV-TV Online; KTRE-TV Online; Stock Market Summary for Today; WBOC2-TV Online; WBOC-TV Online; WNKY-TV Online;  KAIT-TV Online; numbers Marketplace;  WDFX-TV Online; WBRC-TV Online; SWX Right Now; Daily Times Leader Online; WFMJ-TV Online; WAND-TV Online; Morning News; KOLD-TV Online;  juniorminingnetwork; WDRB-TV Online; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Online;  KJTV-AM Online; Post & Mail Online; WBBH-TV Online; Observer News Enterprise; Saline Courier Online; Sweetwater Reporter; Wapakoneta Daily News Online; Daily Press; Valley City Times-Record Online;;  Evening Leader Online; Ridgway Record;  Starkville Daily News Online; Punxsutawney Spirit; Pilot-News Online; Malvern Daily Record; Decatur Daily Democrat Online; Inyo Register; Spoke; Big Spring Herald Online; Buffalo News Online;  KASA-TV Online; WSIL-TV Online; KPTV-TV Online; Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Online; KLCW-TV - CW Lubbock Online; Newscenter 1; WTOL-TV Online; Renewable Energy World; Telemnudo Amarillo; KFVS-TV Online; WLNE-TV Online; KFVE-TV Online; KHQ-TV Online; KOTV-TV Online; KFDA-TV Online;  KPLC-TV Online;  KSLA-TV Online; KFMB-TV Online; KTVN-TV Online; Community Post;  Financial Buzz; RFD TV; WICZ-TV; SNJ Today Online; Double T 973; Fat Pitch Financials;  Kfbb-TV - Online;  Silicon Investor;  wallstreet:online; 
5/19/2018 Earthquake northwest of Venus shakes Dallas-Fort Worth area  Dallas Morning News
5/21/2018 Global gas demand and US LNG exports YouTube
5/22/2018 Gas Technology Institute President and CEO David C Carroll, prepared testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee SEC Wire; Targeted News Service; Government Publications & Documents; CQ Congressional Testimony; CQ Magazine
5/29/2018 Amid Permian Basin ramp up, U.N. cautions against fracking getting too big, too fast Dallas Morning News;;  Denton Record-Chronicle Online; 
5/31/2018 Social impact of Mexico's energy reform is topic at Rice's Baker Institute June 7 Public
April 2018
4/3/2018 Cmr. George P. Bush announces $1.74 million in coastal protection projects; Targeted News Service; Katy News Online
4/3/2018 Penn State Underground Carbon Sequestration Research Receives $2.5 Million DOE Grant PA Environmental Digest Blog
4/3/2018 The Problem with EIA Shale Gas and Tight Oil - Resilience Energy Bulletin; Voices for Mother Earth; Peak Oil; Post Carbon Institute
4/7/2018 West Texas sinkhole studies show more reasons for concern Midland Reporter-Telegram; Plainview Daily Herald Online; Business Insider Deutschland
4/8/2018 $1.74M in coastal protection projects Morning Ag Clips
4/10/2018  Texas Energy Council Announces Its 30th Annual Symposium in Dallas  BusinessWire; Morningstar StockInvestor Online; Yahoo Finance; Daily Herald - Cook County Online; KEYC-TV Online; KFDA-TV Online; Digital Journal;  KCBD-TV Online; SPI WORLD NEWS; Telemnudo Amarillo; WALB-TV Online; KFVS-TV Online; KSLA-TV Online; KPLC-TV Online; KUAM-TV Online; WBOC2-TV Online; KLKN-TV Online; WFIE-TV Online; KTVN-TV Online;  WDAM-TV Online; WAFB-TV Online; KAUZ-TV Online; KFVE-TV Online; KHQ-TV Online; KFMB-TV Online; WVIR-TV Online; EON: Enhanced Online News;  KOTV-TV Online; KQCW-TV Online;  WAFF-TV Online; WCSC-TV Online;  WLNE-TV Online; WSFA-TV Online; KXXV-TV Online; KCTV-TV Online; CaaS; WIS-TV Online; WAVE-TV Online; WXIX-TV Online; KNDU-TV Online; WFXG-TV Online; KWES-TV Online; WMBF-TV Online; Benzinga;; Spoke;  WOIO-TV Online; Missoula - Bozeman;  WTOL-TV Online; KSWO-TV Online; KAKE TV; WDRB-TV Online;  WBRC-TV Online; WLIO-TV Online; KWTV-TV Online; KOLD-TV Online; KASA-TV Online;  WLBT-TV Online; WBTV-TV Online; WVUE-TV Online; WZVN-TV Online; WBBH-TV Online; WNKY-TV Online; WNKY-TV Online; Su Telemundo 20; WWBT-TV Online;  KULR-TV Online; WDFX-TV Online; KITV-TV Online;  WSIL-TV Online; CW 20;  Magic 106.5; SWX Right Now;  WMC-TV Online; KPTV-TV Online; WLOX-TV Online; KMOV-TV Online; KLBB-FM Online; KXTQ-FM Online; Plus Company Updates(PCU); Oil & Gas 360; 4-traders;  Manufacturing Close-Up; Professional Services Close-Up; Contify Energy News; 
Energy Briefs for April 15
Midland Reporter-Telegram
4/16/2018 #33 Movies on Energy (S.Tinker)
4/17/2018 Ground-breaking international conference ‘Resources for Future Generations’ (#RFG2018) to be held in Vancouver, BC GlobeNewswire
4/20/2018 On Earth Day, UT’s EarthDate Celebrates One Year of Exploring the Planet’s Mysteries UT News; Public now; States News Service; Targeted News Service
4/23/2018 Shale paradox' calls for close look at good, bad of shale revolution Midland Reporter-Telegram
4/25/2018 Uniformitarian Impact Craters... "Same as it ever was." Watts Up With That?
4/26/2018 East Texas Energy Symposium set for May 1 at East Texas Oil Museum  The Gilmer Mirror; Oilman Magazine
4/30/2018 Landis+Gyr's Exchange Conference Brings Connected Utilities to Minneapolis  Markets Insider; PR Newswire; Ticker Technologies; PR Newswire; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Online; Business theantlersamerican;  WVUE-TV Online; WAFB-TV Online; KFMB-AM Online; Telemnudo Amarillo; KQCW-TV Online;  Spoke; WSFA-TV Online; CW 20; Stockwatch; KUAM-TV Online; KFJX-TV Online; KFMB-TV Online; KXXV-TV Online;  KHQ-TV Online; WTVM-TV Online; Morningstar StockInvestor Online; WAFF-TV Online; KPLC-TV Online; KOTV-TV Online; Su Telemundo 20; WCSC-TV Online; KFDA-TV Online; KSLA-TV Online; Magic 106.5; WALB-TV Online; WAVE-TV Online;  KTVN-TV Online; KFVS-TV Online; KLTV-TV Online; WDAM-TV Online;  RFD TV; WFIE-TV Online; WRCB-TV Online; KAKE TV; Lezard (EN); KEYC-TV Online; WBOC2-TV Online; Benzinga; KNDU-TV Online; WIS-TV Online; KVVU-TV Online; KLBB-FM Online; KULR-TV Online; KLKN-TV Online; WMC-TV Online; WTOC-TV Online; KITV-TV Online;  KAIT-TV Online; WXIX-TV Online; KFVE-TV Online; WLNE-TV Online; Arizona Republic Online;  WVIR-TV Online; KCBD-TV Online; WECT-TV Online; KAUZ-TV Online; WNKY-TV Online; KCTV-TV Online; WMBF-TV Online; KTRE-TV Online; Buffalo News Online; WFXG-TV Online; KWES-TV Online; WAND-TV Online;; Daily Herald - Cook County Online;  IT Business Net; WBOC-TV Online; WOIO-TV Online;  WDFX-TV Online; Minyanville; KRGV-TV Online; WFMJ-TV Online; WBRC-TV Online; KSWO-TV Online;  Renewable Energy World;  KOLD-TV Online; Missoula - Bozeman; WBTV-TV Online; WLBT-TV Online; KWTV-TV Online;  Energy Central; WBBH-TV Online; WLIO-TV Online;  WWBT-TV Online; WZVN-TV Online; Energy Digital;  WFLX-TV Online;  KXTQ-FM Online;; WLOX-TV Online;  KMOV-TV Online; WTOL-TV Online; Saline Courier Online; WSIL-TV Online; Post & Mail Online; Daily Times Leader Online; Pilot-News Online; KPTV-TV Online; Ridgway Record; Observer News Enterprise; Punxsutawney Spirit; Starkville Daily News Online; Morning News; KLCW-TV - CW Lubbock Online; Evening Leader Online; Inyo Register; Newscenter 1; Malvern Daily Record; Mammoth Times Online;  Community Post; Centralcharts (ES); Money.CA;  SWX Right Now; KFMB-FM Online; KASA-TV Online; WFLX-TV Online; Oil & Gas 360; WORLD GEN; Contify Energy News; Financial Buzz


March 2018
3/5/2018 GEO 2018 opens under Premier’s patronage Bahrain News Agency 
3/9/2018 UT System pumped millions into its oil institute, then pulled the plug  Austin American-Statesman; 4-traders;
3/11/2018 Business digest: Sunday, March 11, 2018 Longview News-Journal 
3/11/2018 Speckle Suppression Based on Sparse Representation with Non-Local Priors remote sensing
3/13/2018 Ninth energy symposium set May 1 Kilgore News Herald
3/14/2018 $2.5M grant funds real-time monitoring of underground carbon sequestration Penn State News; EurekAlert; US Fed News; States News Service; Scienmag; Carbon Capture Journal; US Official News
3/19/2018 John Andrews Hydro International Online
3/20/2018 2017 Forum: Seeing Reservoir Quality at the Appropriate Scale (video) YouTube
3/20/2018 This Father-Daughter Team Says It Has a Cheaper, Safer Way to Bury Nuclear Waste Bloomberg Businessweek
3/28/2018 Massive Oil Fields In Texas Are Heaving And Sinking At Alarming Rates; Forbes
3/28/2018 State studies relocating 20 miles of West Texas road as sinkholes spread Cleburne Times-Review; Huntsville Item
3/30/2018 Juan Soto, Ph.D., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who Plus Company Updates


February 2018
2/2/2018 University of Texas at Austin - Discrepancies between satellite and global model estimates of land water storage Ecology, Environment & Conservation
2/10/2018 Texas Fossils: An Amateur Collector's Handbook: Texas Bureau of Economic Geology Guidebook 2
2/12/2018 Texas PUC should mull cutting reliability capacity from ORDC formula: staff Platts Online; Platts Megawatt Daily; Platts Energy Trader
2/13/2018 Hartwick Welcomes Michael Young ’83 for Rude Memorial Lecture Hartwick College Online; Targeted News Service
2/14/2018 Crucial to find cobalt sources outside of Africa San Antonio Express-News
2/15/2018 Oil & Gas Geoscience Professionals Invited to Attend IAGC’s 47th Annual Conference GlobeNewswire; SPI World News; Big Spring Herald Online; Benzinga; Digital Journal; WAND-TV; KASA-TV; Arizona Republic Online; Yahoo Finance; RFD TV; WCSC-TV; KULR-TV; KTRE-TV; Lezard (EN); WDAM-TV; KAUZ-TV; Business theantlersamerican; KFMB-TV; Buffalo News Online; KVVU-TV; Euroinvestor (US); KFDA-TV; KEYC-TV; KTVN-TV; KCTV-TV; Markets Insider; WECT-TV; KHQ-TV; KOTV-TV; KFVS-TV; WNKY-TV; KFVE-TV; SWX Right Now; Conferences & Trade Shows Today; KSLA-TV; WRCB-TV; WFIE-TV; Ein News; KPLC-TV; WALB-TV; WDFX-TV; SNJ Today Online; WLNE-TV; WBRC-TV; KITV-TV; Telemundo Amarillo; WLWC-TV; Military Technologies; KAKE TV; WDRB-TV; WFMJ-TV; KOLD-TV; Su Telemundo 20; KFBB-TV; Missoula - Bozeman; Newscenter 1; Crossroads Today; Oil & Gas industry Today; KLCW-TV; Spoke; CW 20; Magic 106.5; Erie News Now; WFLX-TV; KHNL-TV; KLBB-TV; Double T 973; WBOC2-TV; WICZ-TV; WSIL-TV; KXTQ-FM; DMN Newswire;; Republic of Mining; KPTV-TV; IT Business Net; WBBH-TV; China Electric Power News; WTOL-TV; 4-traders; Financial Buzz; Digital Producer Magazine; Global English (Middle East and North Africa Financial Network); 
2/16/2018 Economic Mineral Resources Quarry
2/20/2018 COMMENTARY: Critical need for cobalt supply chain outside of Africa The Monitor
2/22/2018 Looking @ Water Storage Models NY Real Estate Law Blog
2/23/2018 Who's News - Feb. 24-25, 2018 Oneonta Daily Star 
2/23/2018 Alkanes - Methane -- New Methane Findings Has Been Reported by Investigators at China University of Petroleum -- Supercritical Methane Diffusion in Shale Nanopores: Effects of Pressure, Mineral Types, and Moisture Content Energy Weekly News
2/24/2018 Concerns about earthquakes could challenge water disposal needs Midland Reporter-Telegram
2/25/2018 Boom brings renewed push for water projects Odessa American
2/26/2018 Cobalt – Critical Need for a Supply Chain Outside of Africa  UT News
January 2018
1/1/2018 ICYMI - Commisioner Wayne Christian's Editorial setting record straight about RRC States News Service; PressReleasePoint; Satellite News; Waco Tribune-Herald Online; US Official News
1/5/2018 Like thunder in the ground: Texans fear link between quakes and fracking waste The Guardian;; Plus Company Updates
1/8/2018 Remarkably Consistent Rare Earth Element Grades at Round Top Yttrofluorite Deposit Scientific Research
1/10/2018 Two earthquakes shake Fashing area Pleasanton Express; Beast Watch News 
1/16/2018 Art Berman on the Permian Oil and Gas Lawyer Blog
1/18/2018 GSA Penrose Conferences Geological Society of America Bulletin Online
1/18/2018 Texas researchers dig into quake data E & E News
1/20/2018 Bigger wells, but more water San Antonio Express-News
1/22/2018 Research Finds Discrepancies Between Satellite and Global Model Estimates of Land Water Storage UT News; EurekAlert; States News Service; Targeted News Service; Bright Surf; Alpha Galileo; Seed Daily; IDW Aktuell;  Goethe-Universität Frankfurt; My science;  Innovations report; Gfa news; FOCUS Online; Watts Up With That?;; PressReleasePoint; Euwid Wasser; Greentech Germany
1/25/2018 Bureau of Economic Geology awarded $4 million for continued CO₂ storage research UT Energy Bulletin
1/26/2018 Quantifying Mechanisms of Porosity Decline in Mudrocks  20th international sedimentological congress
1/26/2018 Oil Potential Off U.S. Coasts: Knowns and Unknowns Bloomberg Environment & Energy Report
1/26/2018 What makes Fla. So special-Currents, geology, Zinke says E & E News
1/30/2018 Satellite and global model estimates vary for land water storage Space Daily
1/31/2018 Technical Luncheon-A Tale of Two Basins-Mar 13 CSPG Bulletin
1/31/2018 Water Stress from High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing Potentially Threatens Aquatic Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Arkansas, United States Environmental Science & Technology Online