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Faculty & Staff:

Webber, Michael

Deputy Director, Energy Institute
Co-Director, Clean Energy Incubator
Josey Centennial Fellow in Energy Resources
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

http://www.me.utexas.edu/directory/faculty/webber/michael/168/

College or School:
Engineering, Cockrell School of

Department:
Mechanical Engineering (includes Operations Research and Industrial Engineering)

Description:
Michael Webber's research interests include energy systems analysis, renewable and alternative energy, energy policy, the nexus of energy, food and water, algae biofuels, and energy in Texas. Michael is one of the originators of the Pecan Street Project, which is a citywide, multi-institutional effort in Austin to create the utility of the future by the innovation and implementation of smart grids, smart meters, and smart appliances. The Pecan Street Project team includes UT, the City of Austin, and Austin Energy, the Environmental Defense Fund, the Austin Technology Incubator, and eleven corporate partners.

Affiliations:
Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy
Energy Institute
IC2 Institute
Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law

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