GRAND FORKS, N.D. – John Hamling and Brian Kalk recently accepted positions with the Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC) as Associate Vice Presidents for Strategic Partnerships. John Hamling Hamling has worked at the EERC since 2009, most recently as Director for Subsurface Initiatives. In his new role, he will focus on partnerships with industry… Continue reading Hamling and Kalk Accept AVP for Strategic Partnerships Positions
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2022 PCOR Partnership Annual Meeting
Every year, the EERC and the PCOR Partnership partners gather at the PCOR Annual Meeting, which includes partner networking opportunities and discussion on the latest advancements in CO2 management on a regional level. Topics include recent program accomplishments; CO2 storage strategies and technologies; regulatory and infrastructure developments; and future carbon capture, utilization, and storage activities in the… Continue reading 2022 PCOR Partnership Annual Meeting
Welcoming a New Flock of Hawks
As the weather warms up in Grand Forks, North Dakota, a new flock of Hawks ushers in the 2022 Energy Hawks Program. The program is a fully immersive internship experience hosted by the State Energy Research Center (SERC) at the EERC. During this program, students work closely with EERC engineers, research scientists, and project managers… Continue reading Welcoming a New Flock of Hawks
CEO Speaks on Minnkota and Summit Partnership
During a press conference on April 28th, Minnkota Power Cooperative's CEO, Mac McLennan, announced Minnkota's plan to co-develop carbon dioxide storage facilities with Summit Carbon Solutions near Center, North Dakota. During the press conference, many mentions about the EERC were included. Charlie Gorecki at Minnkota Power Cooperative press conference Among those asked to speak was… Continue reading CEO Speaks on Minnkota and Summit Partnership
EERC Welcomes New Employees
Over the last 3 months, 16 new employees joined our team. We welcome them to the EERC!
2021 Core Value Award Recipients
Starting in 2018, the EERC began awarding employees for their outstanding efforts in aligning their work with our five Core Values. Nominated by their peers and embodying these values, five individuals were honored at the EERC’s 2022 annual meeting.
EERC Welcomes New Employees
Over the last 4 months, 20 new employees have joined our team. We are happy to welcome them to the EERC!
Supporting Our Community: Arts for Vets 2021
This year’s pick is Arts for Vets, a group of veterans, active-duty personnel, family, friends, and community members who strive to provide a safe space in which vets can create and share through their art and, through their shared experience, mentor and support each other.
EERC Welcomes Jin Zhao
Jin Zhao is a Reservoir Engineer. Welcome, Jin!
EERC Welcomes Charlotte Riter
Charlotte Riter is a Research Manager. Welcome, Charlotte!