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March 6, 2015 – Austin, TX

Power Across Texas (PAT) is off to a very successful 2015, and we are excited to share the following announcements:

PAT Fellows Program
Program Graduate Student Fellowships Available! PAT is now accepting applications from eligible graduate students interested in all areas of the energy industry to work with our nonprofit organization.  Please encourage any students you know to apply.

2015 Texas Energy Innovation Challenge

February 23, 2015 – Austin, TX

In case you missed it, on February 11th we hosted our second policy forum of 2015 featuring renowned experts in nuclear energy.  Comments from PAT members attending the event included:

  • “The caliber of the panel was phenomenal.”
  • “It was a great cross section of nuclear experts… (with) good discussion on point from an international, national and state perspective.”
  • “It was the best policy forum yet!”
For more information about the speakers presenting and subject matter of this forum, click here for our “Come Prepared” document sent to attending members… Continue reading

PAT is looking for graduate students interested in all areas of the energy industry to assist our non-profit organization’s staff as a fellow for up to six months.  A fellowship with PAT gives participants invaluable experience interfacing with Texas’ energy industry leaders, policymakers, and regulators.   In addition, PAT staff will collaborate with you in your research, writing, and communication supporting the PAT Board of Directors, lead sponsors, and full membership. As a fellow, you will be invited to Power Across Texas policy forums and other select events during your fellowship term. 

Application Process:

  1. Complete the application… Continue reading

Upcoming PAT Events

  • March 3rd - Luncheon with Lane Lanford, President and CEO of TRE
  • April 21st - Policy Forum luncheon with TCEQ Chairman Bryan Shaw providing an update on Texas and EPA’s 111d Regulations
  • April 30th - TEIC Competition Reception and Dinner
  • May 1st - 2015 Texas Energy Innovation Challenge Competition at the Texas State Capital
  • May TBD - Research Advisory Council Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas
  • September 18th -  Policy Forum luncheon featuring the PAT Research Advisory Council
  • November 3rd - Policy Forum Luncheon featuring Jorge Bermudez, Federal Reserve Bank and ERCOT Board
  • December 10th - PAT Member End-of-Year Reception

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