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Gas and Alternative Fuels: Present and Future Shares and Challenges

Seyed.pngWorldwide gas and energy exploration and production trends were the focus of a Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) Monthly Dialogue Series public lecture at Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) on March 24, 2014. The event, titled “Gas and Alternative Fuels: Present and Future Shares and Challenges,” featured H.E. Dr. Seyed Mohammad Hossein Adeli, the Secretary General of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), an international governmental organization, which is headquartered in Qatar, dedicated to promoting the global natural gas trade.

New Georgetown Solar Project Draws White House Attention

solarpanels4Georgetown today marked the completion of a new renewable sustainability project – six university-owned townhouses using solar energy – developed through its first student-staff partnership for green energy.

Georgetown Environment Initiative

IMG_1343_0Georgetown’s Environment Initiative is a multi-campus effort to advance the interdisciplinary study of the environment in relation to society, scientific understanding, sound policy, and the broad and complex challenges we face as stewards of the planet’s natural resources.

Teaching & Research

section_teachingresearchProfessors throughout Georgetown incorporate environmentalism and sustainability into their course curricula and research. In addition, several academic programs such as the Science, Technology and International Affairs and the Center for the Environment regularly emphasize green issues in their ongoing scholarly work.