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Congress passes Energy and Water Act

Sept. 14, 2018

U.S. Congress has passed the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act before the start of the new fiscal year on October 1 - for the first time since 2004.

Oil drilling rig

Initiative to increase setbacks for new oil and gas drilling qualifies for Colorado ballot

Sept. 6, 2018

The organizers for Initiative 97 submitted 172,834 signatures. The Colorado Secretary of State's Office said Wednesday that the initiative has qualified for the ballot with an estimated 123,195 valid signatures based on a random sample reviewed.

Evan Thomas

Evan Thomas lays out new vision and plans for Mortenson Center

Aug. 22, 2018

Evan Thomas, the new director of the Mortenson Center in Engineering for Developing Communities, says engineers can help find solutions for global development challenges in their work.

Karl Linden

Karl Linden announced as new Water-Energy Nexus IRT director

Aug. 7, 2018

Karl Linden Karl Linden, Mortenson Professor in Sustainable Development and Professor of Environmental Engineering at CU Boulder, will serve as the new Water-Energy Nexus Interdisciplinary Research Theme director, CU Engineering Dean Bobby Braun announced this week. Linden, a faculty member in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, has...