Projects tagged with "Policy and Social Impact"

Below is a listing of ongoing research projects at UMEI. Click here to explore research partnerships and here to view a list of affiliated Centers and Institutes. 


Beyond Carbon Neutral is a major new initiative to develop technologies, programs and policies to rapidly raise the rate at which carbon dioxide is removed from the atmosphere.

There is significant momentum behind natural gas extraction efforts in the United States, with many states embracing it as an opportunity to create jobs and foster economic strength. Natural gas extraction has also been championed as a way to move toward energy independence and a cleaner energy supply. First demonstrated in the 1940’s, hydraulic fracturing is now the predominant method used to extract natural gas in the U.S.