Post Tagged with: "Energy & Environmental Research Center"

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center is considered a leader in developing carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies that have application around the world. Photo courtesy EERC.

UND EERC librarian wins national award

August 19, 2020 at

Rosemary Pleva Flynn led team compiling hundreds of terms, thousands of citations over six-year project

Project Tundra, a carbon capture, utilization and storage R&D project funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, is testing technology to remove and store carbon dioxide from the Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D. Photo courtesy Minnkota Power Cooperative.

Going underground

May 19, 2020 at

 Fueled by $17M in DOE funding, UND researchers work with industry to launch next phase of major CO2 storage project

Under the IP commercialization initiative, North Dakota plans to use existing research projects at UND and NDSU to help diversity the state's economy and create new jobs. Photo courtesy the Energy & Environmental Research Center.

Fueling the future

May 7, 2020 at

Mere months after North Dakota allocated funds to set it up, UND’s State Energy Research Center already demonstrating value

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center's iPIPE program is meeting with success in developing technologies and attracting new members. Jay Almlie is the iPIPE project manager. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

On the path to zero pipeline spills

February 27, 2020 at

EERC’s iPIPE program adds two new key members and tests new technologies

When North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum presented the 2020 State of the State Address on UND's campus Jan. 29. he discussed the success of the EERC's iPIPE program. Photo by Shawn Schill/UND Today.

Governor: UND, higher ed play vital role in state’s future

February 4, 2020 at

Governor presents State of the State Address at University’s Chester Fritz Auditorium

Charlie Gorecki, right, CEO of the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center, and Tom Erickson, director of the State Energy Research Center, are pursuing their Ph.D. degrees under a University initiative to provide continuing education opportunities for employees. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Helping workers earn their degrees

November 14, 2019 at

On campus and off, UND seeks to broaden employee education

The U.S. Department of Energy will provide Minnkota Power Cooperative with $9.8 million for Project Tundra, a project in which UND's Energy & Environmental Research Center is involved. Photo courtesy Minnkota Power Cooperative.

DOE funds projects involving EERC

October 17, 2019 at

Carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies focus of research

UND's Energy & Environmental Research Center is seeking funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to continue Project Tundra, a carbon capture and storage technology project for coal-fired power plants. Photo courtesy of EERC.

Research with global impact

August 22, 2019 at

Sen. John Hoeven brings high-level DOE officials to UND EERC to discuss research projects

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center has been awarded two Department of Energy contracts to study enhanced oil recovery from conventional rock formations in North Dakota and Montana. Photo by Agustinus Zandy/EERC.

Squeezing oil from rock

August 13, 2019 at

UND’s EERC gets two new DOE contracts totaling $16 million to study enhanced oil recovery

Researchers at the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center have received funding for 10 projects through the new State Energy Research Center. Photo by Kari Suedel/EERC.

A unique research opportunity

August 6, 2019 at

10 EERC projects funded under new State Energy Research Center

Charles Gorecki, director of subsurface research and development with the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center for the past four years, will succeed Tom Erickson as EERC CEO beginning Aug. 1. Photo by Kari Suedel/EERC.

Gorecki selected to lead UND EERC

July 9, 2019 at

Charles Gorecki will succeed current CEO Tom Erickson beginning Aug. 1

State Sen. Ray Holmberg of Grand Forks, N.D., was honored as the 11th recipient of the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center' Energy Champion Award. Photo by Kari Suedel/EERC.

Holmberg honored as 11th Energy Champion

June 25, 2019 at

Created in 1986, honor recognizes leadership as well as commitment to energy and environmental research nationwide

On Tuesday, Tom Erickson, CEO of UND's Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC), announced his transition to lead the new State Energy Research Center of North Dakota. Photo by Kari Suedel/EERC.

EERC Director Tom Erickson to lead new State Energy Research Center

June 11, 2019 at

Longtime EERC leader, UND alum announces transition to head up exploratory research center to benefit North Dakota’s economy and environment

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Big deal on Capitol Hill

May 21, 2019 at

EERC’s John Harju testimony before Congress on curbing climate change attracts bipartisan raves

A $3.2 million award from the Department of Energy will allow the EERC to investigate the geologic storage of CO2 associated with enhanced oil recovery, and how this approach could be expanded across the Williston Basin. The Williston Basin, the hear of which is in North Dakota, contains some of the largest oil reserves in North America. Image courtesy of Kari Suedel/EERC.

Bakken game changer?

February 20, 2019 at

EERC researcher eyes ‘win-win-win project’ to cut emissions, store carbon and boost oil production