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LSU Student Chapter of Women's Energy Network to Hold Elections

The campus-wide group is open to undergrad and grad students, men and women. Its mission is to provide networking opportunities and foster career and leadership development in the energy industry

Energy Summit™ 2016 to Address Recent Challenges to Energy Industry

The Center for Energy Studies and the LSU Economics & Policy Research Group will present Energy Summit™ 2016: “Managing through Energy Challenges,” on Wednesday, October 26, at the Energy, Coast & Environment Building.

Center for Energy Studies Awards Scholarships

The Center for Energy Studies Scholarship Committee recently awarded scholarships for the 2016-17 academic year.

La. Clean Fuels Announces Paid Internship Opportunity

Workforce Development Opportunity through Argonne National Laboratory and the American Society for Engineering Education, Summer 2016

Women's Energy Network Social

Wednesday, April 6 @ 6 p.m. in the Rotunda Lobby of the LSU Energy, Coast & Environment Building.

Energy Outlook 2035: The Global Energy Industry and Its Impact on Louisiana

What will the world's energy mix look like in 2035? Where is the growth in demand and supply going to come from? How and at what pace will renewables continue to grow? How does this all impact Louisiana? Join the LSU Center for Energy Studies and Grow Louisiana Coalition for answers to these pressing questions and more as part of the "Energy Outlook 2035: The Global Energy Industry and Its Impact on Louisiana," on Tuesday, 15 March 2016, noon-1:30 p.m.

Energy Summit 2016 Set for October 26

The LSU Center for Energy Studies, along with the LSU Economics & Policy Research Group, will host Energy Summit™ on Wednesday, October 26, 2016.

Women’s Energy Network Launches Student Chapter at LSU

The South Louisiana Chapter of the Women’s Energy Network (WEN) has volunteered to help start a student chapter of WEN on the LSU campus for students in law, business, engineering, geology or any other energy-related field.

What If the Crude Oil Export Ban Were Lifted?

In a new Center for Energy Studies white paper, Gregory Upton, CES assistant professor, analyzes the potential economic implications of the removal of the export ban on crude oil. The study, titled “Crude Oil Exports and the Louisiana Economy: A discussion of U.S. policy of restricting crude oil exports and its implications for Louisiana,” takes into account implications of the ban in light of the recent shale boom, which has created historic increases in oil and gas production and has prompted Congress to consider whether the export ban is still in the best interest of the nation.

Upton to Speak at Saturday Science Oct. 31

Greg Upton, CES assistant professor, will discuss "Energy, Economics, and the Environment," Saturday, Oct. 31, in Room 130 Nicholson Hall.

Internship Opportunity

The LSU Center for Energy Studies is seeking a motivated graduate or undergraduate student in business or marketing to develop and execute a series of marketing plans for a range of energy-related products and services.

Wang Named Health Physics Society Fellow

Wei-Hsung Wang, professor at the Center for Energy Studies and director of the LSU Radiation Safety Office, was elected fellow of the Health Physics Society at its 60th annual meeting awards banquet in Indianapolis on July 14, 2015. The honor is limited to less than one-half of one percent of the society’s members.

Energy Summit™ 2015 October 21

The LSU Center for Energy Studies will host its annual Energy Summit™ on Wednesday, October 21, at the Energy, Coast & Environment Building on the LSU campus.

La. Geological Survey Cartographers Take Top Prize at National Map Competition: Map in Library of Congress

Cartographers with the Louisiana Geological Survey at LSU have won “Best of Category in the Recreational/Travel Map Category” in this year’s Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) Map Competition. Lisa Pond and Robert Paulsell’s “Bayou Teche Paddle Trail and Historical and Cultural Map” took the prestigious honor at the 42nd CaGIS Map Design Competition, for maps created in 2014, at Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland, March 7, 2015.

CES to Co-host Gulf Coast Power Association Special Briefing

The Center will co-host a one-day workshop titled "Gulf Coast Disaster Readiness: A Past, Present and Future Look at Power and Industry Readiness in MISO South" on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.