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July
  7/1/2022 We Need to Raise Our Energy IQ AAPG Explorer
7/1/2022 The great saltwater flood in the Permian Basin World Oil
7/1/2022 How investors in trusts can balance profit and principles interactive investor
7/1/2022 Holey Eclogite!  Eos; NewsXPro
7/1/2022 News from Around Campus   UT Energy Bulletin
7/5/2022 J. A. Udden WVIK-FM
7/5/2022 Findings in Geology Reported from University of Texas Austin (Reconstructing Source-to-sink Systems From Detrital Zircon Core and Rim Ages) Life Science Weekly
7/10/2022 Researchers deepen link between oilfield activity, earthquakes Midland Reporter-Telegram; mySanAntonio.com; Houston Chronicle; Title Press
7/11/2022 Brigham Minerals (MNRL: $24.38) falls 1.6% on slipping relative strength News Bites US Markets; News Bites - People in Business
7/12/2022 Studies from University of Texas Austin Provide New Data on Geophysics (Joint deblending and source time inversion) Physics Week
7/12/2022 National Risk Assessment Partnership Issues Report Entitled 'Compendium of Computational Tools to Support Geologic Carbon Storage Environmentally Protective UIC Class VI Permitting' Targeted News Service
7/13/2022 Lawmakers hope Mississippi can become a key player in emerging carbon storage industry  Mississippi Today
7/14/2022 UT study identifies risks in production for earthquakes in Delaware Basin PB Oil & Gas
7/15/2022 The dual challenge: Reframing the debate on energy, environment LPGas; rodinagiyim.com; webringnet.com; bpissuesnews.com
7/20/2022 The amount of Greenland ice that melted last weekend could cover West Virginia in a foot of water CNN
7/21/2022 Odessa has its own quake Odessa American; Yahoo! News
7/22/2022 UT study: Oil, gas production likely cause of earthquakes The Daily Texan; Austin American-Statesman; WebNews - Academic
7/25/2022 Findings in Technology Reported from University of Texas Austin (Co2 Storage Guidelines and the Science of Monitoring: Achieving Project Success Under the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard Ccs Protocol and Other Global Regulations) The Journal of Engineering
7/28/2022 The challenge of 'renewable' energy.  Tangle
7/28/2022 The Big Business of Burying Carbon Wired; UT Austin In the News; magazine.berrycave.tech; sciencesprings.wordpress.com
June
  6/1/2022 “In 10 Years We Could See A More Balanced Knowledge Base” Featuring Dr. Scott Tinker Veriten
6/3/2022 Texas Tackles Permian Earthquake Problem Energy Intelligence; The Oil Daily; Natural Gas Week
6/6/2022 UT researchers develop model connecting pore pressure and earthquakes: New model could offer guide to future injection at far West Texas that avoids seismicity Midland Reporter-Telegram
6/8/2022 Groundwater Use Could be Answer to Africa’s Water Issues Texas Global; articleprosper.com
6/10/2022 Railroad Commission turns to AI to boost seismic reviews MySA; Midland Reporter-Telegram; Government Technology
6/13/2022 Hydrogen Blending Well into Climate Change Discussion Pipeline & Gas Journal
6/15/2022 Virtual course on The Geoscience of Carbon Capture and Storage YouTube
6/16/2022 Ductile deformation during carbonation of serpentinized peridotite Nature Comunications
6/20/2022 Investigators from University of Texas Austin Report New Data on Climate Change (Dynamic Climatic Changes During the Late Pennsylvanian Icehouse: New Insight From High-resolution Geochemical Records In the Cline Shale, North America) Global Warming Focus
6/21/2022 Understanding the Bigger Energy Picture Silver Fox Advisors
6/22/2022 The Africa Energy Futures To Host Maiden Webcast Series on June 28 Pan African Vision
6/22/2022 TEDxUTAustin – The Dual Challenge: Energy and Environment  UT Energy Bulletin 
6/24/2022 What you need to know about carbon capture, and how companies plan to use it Houston Chronicle
6/27/2022 Oil and Gas Activity Linked to Most Recent Earthquakes in West Texas UT News; Spectrum News; IFLScience; The Independent; The Hill; EurekAlert; NGI's All News Access; SNL Daily Gas Report; PressReleasePoint; US Fed News; Targeted News Service; States News Service; Eurasia Review; Natural Gas Week; OLTNEWS; Report Acero; Bioengineer.org; financialrate.net; Mirage News; Sciencemag; business-street.net; India Education Diary; Mideast Woprld News; AutomaxKuwait; SNL Financial Extra; Knowridge Science Report
6/28/2022 Rising number of earthquakes in Texas ‘linked to oil and gas production’ yahoo!news
6/29/2022 Most Permian Delaware Earthquakes Said Tied to Oil, Gas Activity Natural Gas Intelligence
May
  5/1/2022 Asteroid Dust Found In Crater Closes Case Of Dinosaur Extinction TrendRadars
5/4/2022 GeoNotes: A disturbance in the force The Big Bend Sentinel
5/5/2022 Chamber brings experts, public together to discuss management of CO2 Port Arthur News; Catamarcanews
5/6/2022 7 People Left Loving County, Texas Last Year Medium
5/6/2022 NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION Issues Federal contract notice for " ICESat-2 Airborne Lidar Survey " Impact News Service; SAM.gov
5/6/2022 Governor Abbott Appoints Cannon To TexNet Technical Advisory Committee Office of the Governor; CBS7; AmericanTowns; States News Service; TendersInfo; Mena Report; Targeted News Service; Odessa American; KOSA-TV; STL News
5/9/2022 The Dual Challenge: Energy and Environment | Scott Tinker | TEDxUTAustin YouTube; Easy Branches; Journal of Petroleum Technology Online
5/10/2022 US Gulf of Mexico eyed for overlapping offshore wind, carbon storage like North Sea S&P Global
5/11/2022 Jacki Daily talks to Margaret P. Graham and Dr. Scott Tinker Jacki Daily Show
5/12/2022 Representative Dan Crenshaw and Dr. Scott Tinker Headline Propane Days 2022 National Propane Gas Association 
5/12/2022 East Timor Could Go It Alone on Greater Sunrise LNG Intelligence
5/17/2022 Air Conditioning a Human Right… Because Climate Change? Watts Up With That?
5/18/2022 Seven ways climate change is already hitting Texans KERA News; Governing.com; KDFW FOX 4 News; Click2Houston.com; KTRK TV; KHOU; WFAA.com; The Texas Tribune; mothernature.news; dailygreenworld.com; KSAT-TV; KPRC-TV; Wings Environmental News; KUT; Chron.com; Laredo Morning Times; MySanAntonio.com; malmh; Levi Science; Global Technology; 99 News; Linn Yaung Chi News & Media; Mtech News; Ranchi Junction; Eagle Pass Business Journal; Go Science; VP News; consommateurscitoyens; Canada News; Amoo News; Houston Public Media; Denton Record-Chronicle; Reporter Wings; Honest Columnist; Ro Science; GreenSourceDFW       
5/18/2022 Guest: Dr. Ken Wisian - Geothermal Energy Digital 360 Round Table
5/19/2022 New Pipeline project worries Central Texas landowner KXAN-TV
5/19/2022 Matterhorn Express Pipeline project worries Central Texas landowner The Black Chronicle
5/22/2022 Environmental excellence award honors seismicity work: -RRC, BEG win Bruno Hanson Midland College Environmental Excellence Award for response to seismicity in region Texas Energy Clips - Midland Reporter-Telegram
5/24/2022 Examining the Unintended Consequences of Energy Transition  AAPG Explorer
5/24/2022 New UT Model Explores Connection Between Pressure and Earthquakes in Far West Texas Jackson School News
5/29/2022 Sage Partners with UT Bureau of Economic Geology to Perform Feasibility Study for Ellington Field Base SageGeosystems.com
April
  4/1/2022 UT Jackson School Ranked No. 1 in Geology and Top 5 in Three Programs UT Research Showcase
4/1/2022 West Texas Earthquakes Oil & Gas Lawyer Blog; ivylearnings.com
4/1/2022 A Treasure in the Subsoil: Aquifers to Quench Thirst in Africa El Ágora
4/1/2022 New state geologist, DOGAMI director named - KTVZ  KTVZ
4/3/2022 Climate Change Conundrum The Polen Report
4/5/2022 Ruarri Day-Stirrat, State Geologist of Oregon Blog of the Association of American State Geologists (AASG)
4/6/2022 What has to happen for Hamilton Pool to reopen for swimming?  KXAN; TrixAbia; nach-welt.com
4/7/2022 Weather forecasts impacted by global helium shortage, Russian invasion  KXAN
4/8/2022 Data from University of Texas Austin Provide New Insights into Earth Science (Mechanisms for the Generation of Complex Fracture Networks: Observations From Slant Core, Analog Models, and Outcrop) Science Letter
4/8/2022 New Hydrology Study Results Reported from University of Texas Austin (Recent water disposal and pore pressure evolution in the Delaware Mountain Group, Delaware Basin, Southeast New Mexico and West Texas, USA) Science Letter
4/10/2022 bureau of economic geology store infobuffer.net
4/14/2022 Dastur Successfully Completes Techno-Economic Feasibility of India’s Largest Carbon Capture and Utilization Project at the IOCL Koyali Refinery Business Wire; Gulf Oil & Gas; abvparty
4/15/2022 Aquifer discovered in arid southwest Texas Texas Standard
4/18/2022 United States: Permian Basin Report Thai News Service
4/21/2022 Keynote by Scott Tinker KBH Energy Center
4/27/2022 News from Around Campus UT Energy Bulletin
4/28/2022 Dems signal support for developing Gulf into a carbon storage hub, despite environmental concerns Houston Chronicle; Rome News-Tribune
4/28/2022 House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Hearing; "The Opportunities and Risks of Offshore Carbon Storage in the Gulf of Mexico."; Testimony by Tip Meckel Congressional Documents and Publications
4/28/2022 House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Holds Hearing on the Gulf of Mexico Offshore Carbon Storage CQ Transciptions
4/28/2022 Gulf of Mexico Offshore Carbon Storage The Washington Daybook; AP Planner; DC Daybook - Policy & News Events; U.S. Government News and Documents
4/29/2022 House panel hears about hopes, risks of CCS in Gulf EnergyWire
March
3/1/2022 CO2 Capture and Storage Requires Challenging Engineering in Unfamiliar Spaces Journal of Petroleum Technology
3/1/2022 Sustainable Groundwater Use Could be Answer to Africa’s Water Issues UT News; Verve times; Nature World News; ScienceDaily; Science Letter; WebNews; News Bites - Private Companies; Targeted News Service; US Fed News; States News Service
3/2/2022 The Oldest Rocks in West Texas  The Bid Bend Sentinel
3/3/2022 Texas Geological Survey lgoinbb.xyz
3/4/2022 geology of austin texas  lgoinbb.xyz
3/5/2022 TEDxUTAustin hosts 5th annual conference with talks from members of UT community The Daily Texan; Newsbank - Texas News Sources
3/9/2022 Minister Henderson: “T&T can become a leader in geothermal drilling for the rest of the Caribbean”  The Energy Chamber of Trinidad & Tobago
3/10/2022 Texas RRC Aiming to Curb Permian Quakes with Produced Water Plan Natural Gas Intelligence
3/10/2022 Learn how to Win Patrons And Affect Gross sales with South African Journal Of Cultural History ideyshop.com
3/10/2022 UT Jackson School of Geosciences frees up funding for new initiatives The Daily Texan; Newsbank - Texas News Sources
3/10/2022 Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Hearing; "The Use Of Energy As A Tool And A Weapon,"  Congressional Documents and Publications; Targeted News Service
3/13/2022 Prediction of Pressure Increase during Waste Water Injection to Prevent Seismic Events MDPI
3/14/2022 Leadership and Humility (Podcast) New Books Network
3/18/2022 Study Results from University of Texas Austin Update Understanding of Hydrologic Engineering  Energy Weekly News
3/20/2022 Dastur completes feasibility study of carbon capture and utilization project at IOC Koyali refinery BusinessLine Online
3/22/2022 Dr. Scott Tinker, Prof. at Jackson School of Geosciences at UT, spoke of energy poverty around the world  TXOGA - Twitter
3/24/2022 Scott Tinker on the future of energy (Podcast) Tangle; @mwpolen - Twitter
3/25/2022 Study Results from University of Texas Austin Provide New Insights into Earth Science  Science Letter
3/25/2022 TexNet on PBS News Hour PBS
3/31/2022 Join Board of Trustee member and alumnus Prof. Scott Tinker '82, alongside internationally renowned violinist William Fedkenheuer  Trinity University Alumni Association - Twitter
February
2/1/2022 Jackson School Researcher Advocates for Carbon Capture and Storage at COP26 in Glasgow TexasGlobal
2/1/2022 Addressing Energy Poverty in Africa Should be a Top Priority Energy Capital & Power; Independent
2/8/2022 Robert Mace looks to the future of water in Texas Texas State University Newsroom; Daily Advent
2/8/2022 Earthquakes in Texas doubled in 2021. Scientists cite years of oil companies injecting sludgy water underground. Texas Tribune; Audacy; UPI.com; Gizmodo; Sputnik News; Insurance Journal; CE NoticiasFinancieras; KTRK-TV; Click2Houston.com; jobsanger; Newstex Blogs; Fort Worth Business Press; The Victoria Advocate; Toys Matrix; Fort Worth Report; KPRC-TV - Houston Life; KSAT-TV; The Black Chronicle Newspaper; KEYE-TV; Raw Story; KWTX-TV; United Press International; Denton Record-Chronicle; Temple Daily Telegram; Waco Tribune-Herald;  Daily Kos Overnight News Digest; KLTV-TV; KTRE-TV; KBAT-FM; MySanAntonio.com; Midland Reporter-Telegram; The Katy Rancher; Laredo Morning Times; Longview News-Journal; KYTX-TV
2/10/2022 University of Texas researcher identifies factors for safe and effective carbon capture and storage Texas Advanced Computing Center; EurekAlert; Phys.org; AZoCleantech.com; HPCwire; Gasworld; Targeted News Service; News Bites; Scienmag Science Magazine; Bioengineer.org; Gamers Grade; Roxxcloud; ScienceDaily;
Carbon Capture Journal; Recieve News; Biz News Post; Breaking U.S News; Recieve News; Biz News Post; Breaking U S News; SciTechDaily; newsbrig; FocusTechnica; Environmental News Network; Technology.org   
2/17/2022 Number of Texas earthquakes increasing, fracking mostly to blame KXXV-TV
2/19/2022 Storage, Monitoring Conference Session Set by Society of Petroleum Engineers Targeted News Service
2/21/2022 Recent Findings from China University of Petroleum (East China) Has Provided New Information about Fuel Research (Sticky Layers Affect Oil Transport Through the Nanopores of Realistic Shale Kerogen) Nanotechnology Weekly
2/24/2022 Speakers detail research, data gathering involved in addressing seismicity Midland Reporter-Telegram
2/25/2022 3 Big Wins for Wheel Loader Operators Engineering & Mining Journal
2/28/2022 CO2 Capture and Storage Requires Challenging Engineering in Unfamiliar Spaces  Journal of Petroleum Technology
January
1/1/2022 GeoGulf'21 Featured New Energy Technology, Cool Austin Vibe AAPG Explorer
1/1/2022 Existing Skills, Infrastructure Could Power Geothermal Revolution  AAPG Explorer
1/3/2022 Texas RRC cracks down on earthquakes Waco Tribune-Herald
1/5/2022 Strong Earthquakes Spell Trouble For America’s Oil Heartland OilPrice.com; Naked Capitalism; Markets Insider; Yahoo Singapore;  The Tide Online; 
1/10/2022 Houston Matters: Peter Hennings at 13:50 NPR Podcasts
1/12/2022 Geologic storage critical for hydrogen, but more research needed Platts Energy Trader; Platts Coal Trader; Platts Gas Daily; Platts European Power Daily; Platts LNG Daily; Platts Coal Trader International; Platts Oilgram News; Platts Megawatt Daily; Platts European Gas Daily
1/13/2022 Seyyed Hosseini, Sr. Research Scientist at the Bureau of Economic Geology, UT Austin, will deliver his #EID22 keynote on 21 Feb  Energy in Data - Twitter
1/14/2022 Permian Basin was hit by a record number of earthquakes last year. What does it mean for drilling? Houston Chronicle
1/14/2022 Researchers at China University of Geosciences Have Reported New Data on Oil and Gas Research (Sediment Delivery In Fine-grained Deep-water System, Lower Permian Dean Formation, Midland Basin) Energy Weekly News
1/14/2022 West Texas quakes track with oil boom Austin American-Statesman; Ruidoso News; Alamogordo Daily News; San Angelo Standard-Times; Current-Argus; Corpus Christi Caller-Times; El Paso Times; Times Record News; Las Cruces Sun-News
1/15/2022 Scott Tinker, director the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas, said  Abilene Reporter-News - Facebook
1/18/2022 The Rise of Hydrogen - Texas Engineer Techregister
1/19/2022 Editorial: Permian earthquakes should jolt Texas officials into action on shale drilling Houston Chronicle; Tyler Morning Telegraph; Longview News-Journal
1/20/2022 Column: Industry’s Response to Earthquake Concerns in the Permian Basin E&P Magazine; WebNews

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