College of Engineering

Summer Energy Bill Woes: Do You Know WATTs Up?

Summer Energy Bill Woes: Do You Know WATTs Up?

July 22, 2014 | posted by The Institute

How to keep your Apartment Cool this Summer without Losing your Shirt


International Partnerships

International Partnerships

July 21, 2014 | posted by The Institute

The Institute has established new international partnerships with the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network and the Universidad de La Laguna in Tenerife, Spain.


TSERI doctoral researcher heads to Papua New Guinea

TSERI doctoral researcher heads to Papua New Guinea

June 27, 2014 | posted by The Institute

Meet Jason Roberts. This environmental anthropology doctoral student who works with Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute will be traveling over 8,000 miles as he takes his studies to Papua New Guinea for 14 months, starting August 2014.


College of Architecture Outstanding Graduate Student: Dennise Castillo

College of Architecture Outstanding Graduate Student: Dennise Castillo

May 15, 2014 | posted by The Institute

Dennise Castillo is the recipient of the 2013-14 College of Architecture Most Outstanding Graduate Student award at UTSA.


Winter Energy Bill Woes: Do You Know WATTs Up?

Winter Energy Bill Woes: Do You Know WATTs Up?

February 14, 2014 | posted by The Institute

As we trudge into a brisk February, most of us have probably already received our utility bills for December and January.


NSF $400K grant supports UTSA wind energy research

NSF $400K grant supports UTSA wind energy research

February 03, 2014 | posted by The Institute

Although wind resources in the United States are abundant, the cost of generating wind energy is still prohibitively expensive when compared to natural gas and fossil fuels.


Former Graduate Research Student’s work in Africa

Former Graduate Research Student’s work in Africa

November 18, 2013 | posted by The Institute

Tolu, our former graduate research student, opened his own business called Royalscope Energy LTD.


UTSA Receives $750k Grant to Develop Solar Technology

UTSA Receives $750k Grant to Develop Solar Technology

October 31, 2013 | posted by The Institute

The Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute at The University of Texas at San Antonio has been selected to receive a three-year, $750,000 competitive award through the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative to develop solar energy technology and to recruit and train underrepresented minorities for jobs in the solar energy industry.


Waste Characterization Fieldwork

Waste Characterization Fieldwork

October 02, 2013 | posted by The Institute

The Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute partnered with Joint Base San Antonio to do a waste characterization study for all three San Antonio military bases.