The EENR Center would like to recognize and thank our current sponsors:

Underwriter
Blank Rome LLP
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP

Benefactor
Vinson & Elkins LLP

Collaborating co-sponsor
with the Center for U.S. and Mexican Law
ENTRA Energy Transactions LLC

The Houston law firm of Connelly Baker & Wotring LLP provided initial funding to create the EENR Center, and we gratefully recognize them as a  Founding Partner.

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The Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Center

The Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Center at the University of Houston Law Center links energy issues with impacts on environment and natural resources. Building on the academic excellence of the faculty in these areas and the complex and multi-faceted energy and environmental issues in Houston, the Center provides a forum for education and discussion of the most important issues of the day, such as climate change, air pollution, clean coal and renewable energy.

2017-18 EENR Calendar of Events in Houston

ALL EVENTS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED
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November

16

Thursday

12pm

Prof. Tade Oyewunmi, Researcher at the Center for Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Law (CCEEL) from the University of Eastern Finland Discussing "Regulatory Stability for International Gas Commercialisation and LNG Projects-Recent developments in Nigeria".  Registration is Free.

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November

16

Thursday

5:30 - 7:00 pm

"Permian & Peak Demand: Death of OPEC?, "UH Energy Symposium Series, Critical Issues in Energy, UH Student Center South

December

6

Wednesday

Mexican Regulatory Energy Commission. Workshops on Energy Regulation in Mexico by Mexican government officials on refined products, electricity and LNG.  Co-sponsored with the U.S. Mexican Law Center

December

7

Thursday

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

EENR and UH Health Law Symposium, "Is Climate Change Making Us Sick?: The Changing Climate and Public Health," LUNCHTIME KEYNOTE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
JPMorgan Chase Tower
600 Travis Street, Suite 4200

Please RSVP to healthlaw@uh.edu.

More Information Here

December

7

Thursday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

EENR and UH Health Law Symposium, "Is Climate Change Making Us Sick?: The Changing Climate and Public Health," Academic Symposia
Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
JPMorgan Chase Tower
600 Travis Street, Suite 4200

More Information Here

February 2018

8

Thursday

5:30 - 7:00 pm

Renewable Energy and Government Subsidies, UH Energy Symposium Series, Critical Issues in Energy, UH Student Center South.

February 2018

21

Wednesday

3:45-5:30 pm

International Fiscal Association (IFA) and EENR present "Tax v. cap and trade," The Houstonian, featuring Brian Murray, Michael Wara, Reuven Avi-Yonah, Bret Wells, Roberta Mann, Victor B. Flatt

February 2018

22

Thursday

Academic and Policy Workshop on Market Mechanisms for greenhouse gas controls – EENR, co-sponsored by Nicholas Institute, Duke University

March 2018

6

Tuesday

EENR, with UH Energy, Columbia Law School's Sabin Climate Change Center and American University's Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment, "Negative Emissions Technologies and the U.S. Energy Sector," all day, UHLC, location TBD

March 2018

10

Saturday

2:30 - 4:30 pm

EENR following CERA (Cambridge Energy Research Associates) week, panel on Environmental Impact Assessment Laws and the global hydrocarbon markets, UHLC, location TBD

March 2018

22

Thursday

5:30 - 7:30 pm

Energy, artificial Intelligence & Robotics: The Future of People in Energy, UH Energy Symposium Series, Critical Issues in Energy, UH Student Center South

April 2018

12-13

Thursday - Friday

Young Energy Attorneys Conference – Gina Warren, Hosted by EENR Center