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UT Energy Poll and OurEnergyPolicy.org Surveys Reveal Support for Energy Efficiency and Concerns about Political Squabbling

Four out of five American consumers and energy professionals view energy efficiency as a personal priority and at least two out of three believe it could significantly reduce overall energy use if not for political squabbling, two new surveys show.

UT Energy Poll Shows Public Disconnect on Energy Issues

UT Energy Poll Shows Public Disconnect on Energy Issues

The latest energy poll conducted by The University of Texas at Austin shows Americans to be less engaged on energy issues than they were six months or a year ago.

Does Mainstream America Connect with Science? Let’s Close the Gap

Does Mainstream America Connect with Science? Let’s Close the Gap

Event: “Unscientific America" with Sheril Kirshenbaum, director of The Energy Poll at The University of Texas at Austin.  When: 5:45 p.m., Tuesday, July 2. This event is free and open to the public. Where: AT&T Conference Center Amphitheater (Room 204), 1900 University Ave. Website: http://www.austinforum.org Background: The vast majority of Americans do not see the…   » Continue Reading

Life Science “Study Break” Funded for $10,000 by Credit Union

The Life Science Library has received $10,000 from the University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) to sponsor its popular Science Study Break program. The financial support from UFCU will make it possible for program enhancements, including increased exposure, technology upgrades and a permanent location for Science Study Break over the next two years. Science Study Break…   » Continue Reading