Research Team Awarded $12 Million Grant to Study Natural Gas Development

October 18, 2012 • Tags:, ,

Professor Joe Ryan

CEAE professor Joseph Ryan and his research team have been awarded a $12 million grant as part of the National Science Foundation’s Sustainability Research Network initiative. The team will study the social, ecological, and economic aspects of natural gas development and the protection of air and water resources.  As part of the project, CEAE professor Harihar Rajaram will lead a team that will investigate the risks of natural gas and oil extraction to water quality.

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