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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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