Center for Energy and the Future News


Chief nuclear officer provides perspective on nuclear sustainability

Timothy S. Rausch, senior vice president and chief nuclear officer for Talen Energy, discussed the future of the nuclear industry during a presentation at Lycoming College in April.

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Human resources executive provides insider's view of working for an energy company

Barbara Heim ’83, former executive vice president of people for BG Group, will share insights about the benefits and challenges of working for a major energy company during a presentation at Lycoming College at 7:30 p.m. on April 20. The presentation, which will be held in Room G-9 of the Heim Biology and Chemistry Building on Mulberry Street, is free and open to the public.

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Nuclear industry veteran to discuss nuclear sustainability during presentation at Lycoming College

Timothy S. Rausch, senior vice president and chief nuclear officer for Talen Energy, will discuss nuclear sustainability during a presentation a Lycoming College on April 11 at 7 p.m. The presentation, which will be held in the Mary L. Welch Honors Hall on the corner of 4th and Basin Streets, is free and open to the public.

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Scientist from Pennsylvania State University addresses link between energy use and climate change

The average American eats about 2,000 calories per day, creating the equivalent of about 100 watts of energy. Each American uses more than 10,000 watts of energy in heating, cooling, lighting, and other beneficial energy use. Currently, 83 percent of that energy usage is created by fossil fuels.

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Lycoming College professors discuss various approaches to the study of energy

Six Lycoming College professors discussed the future of energy during a panel discussion on Feb. 15 at Lycoming College.

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Expert to discuss terrorist risks to international oil companies

Terry Hallmark, Ph.D., will discuss how oil companies approach analyzing and managing risks posed by terrorists and dictators, among other threats, around the world during a presentation titled, “Guerillas, Terrorists and Dictators: Above Ground Risks and Threats to Oil Company Assets.” The presentation will be held at Lycoming College at 7:30 p.m. on March 8 in the Mary Welch Honors Hall on the corner of 4th and Basin Streets. The presentation is free and open to the public.

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Climate change expert to provide balanced view of research during presentation at Lycoming College

Richard Alley, Ph.D., will provide a balanced view of current research on climate change during a presentation at 7 p.m. on March 22 in the Keiper Recreation Center. The event is free and open to the public.

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Panel of Lycoming College experts to discuss the future of energy

Six Lycoming College professors will discuss the future of energy during a panel discussion on Feb. 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Mary L. Welch Honors Hall on the corner of 4th and Basin Streets. Admission to the event is free; light refreshments will be served.

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