Past Events

Contact Amy Mast to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Monday, January 26, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Shelie Miller is an Associate Professor at the U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan.  Topic to be announced. 

Thursday, December 11, 2014
9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

The U-M Water Center is hosting a Freshwater Research Symposium on December 11, 2014, featuring final and mid-project presentations by university teams awarded funding through the Water Center's on-campus freshwater RFP.

This special event will held in the Rackham Building from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., followed by an evening networking reception.

Registration Deadline: 
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 11:45 pm
Friday, December 05, 2014
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Presented by Dr. Reid Dorsey-Palmateer as a part of the "Energy and Environmental Economics" series. 

The related paper is attached. 

Thursday, December 04, 2014
10:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Stephen Forrest - Keynote Speaker "Making Small Things Big in the World of Organic Electronics"

Student Poster Session with Opportunity to Win $500!

Thursday, December 04, 2014 to Friday, December 05, 2014
(All day)

The University of Michigan's Ross Energy Club presents the sixth annual Renewable Energy Case Competition (RECC). The RECC is a traditional style case competition that will take place at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business on Thursday and Friday, December 4th and 5th, 2014. Twenty MBA teams from national and international top business schools will compete to solve one of the many significant challenges facing the renewable energy industry today.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
11:45 AM to 1:30 PM

An expert on energy and environmental law, Michael Wara’s research focuses on climate and electricity policy. Professor Wara’s current scholarship lies at the intersection between environmental law, energy law, international relations, atmospheric science, and technology policy. Professor Wara was formerly a geochemist and climate scientist and has published work on the history of the El Niño/La Niña system and its response to changing climates, especially those warmer than today.

Thursday, November 13, 2014 to Friday, November 14, 2014
(All day)

Innovations that increase energy storage for lithium-ion batteries enhance their reliability and degradation management. But higher-energy densities can also compromise lithium battery safety and thus require further research. The Fifth Annual Battery Safety conference addresses key safety challenges of lithium batteries and technologies for improvement.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 to Wednesday, November 12, 2014
(All day)

Two-Day Conference focused on lithium battery technology from research to market. 

Friday, November 07, 2014
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

The Erb Institute C-Suite Speaker Series brings CEOs and nonprofit leaders to campus to share sustainability strategies and to demonstrate how these strategies help their organization to manage risks and leverage new opportunities. C-Suite Series events typically feature a public lecture followed by a small group hands-on workshop.

Thursday, November 06, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Michigan is playing a central role in the development of new energy industries. What upcoming job opportunities are developing from these new companies? What educational opportunities are available, or in development, to prepare people for these jobs? Join us for a discussion of these issues including the latest labor market information from the State of Michigan.