UF Law The 21st annual Public Interest Environmental Conference, “Powering the Planet: Energy for Today and Tomorrow,” will address energy: how it’s made, how it’s used, and the effects that energy production and use has on humans and our environment. Get the latest details at www.ufpiec.org.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – In just a decade, America has reduced its dependence on foreign oil and increased its production of alternative energy sources. Today, America produces as much solar power every three weeks as the country did in 2008. In recognition of these rapid changes, this year’s Public Interest Environmental Conference, “Powering the Planet: Energy […]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – This year may be the 20th annual Public Interest Environmental Conference at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, but rather than looking back at years’ past, the program will look ahead with “Feeding the Future: Shrinking Resources, Growing Population and a Warming Planet.” More specifically, the PIEC will focus on […]
UF Law In honor of the 40th anniversary of the ESA, the 19th annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference at the University of Florida Levin College of Law will focus on the evolution of endangered species protection over the past four decades. “The Endangered Species Act at 40: Polishing the Crown Jewel,” will be held […]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Levin College of Law will welcome UF Law alumna and former director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy Carol Browner (JD 79) as keynote speaker for the 18th annual Public Interest Environmental Conference. “Fishable? Swimmable? 40 Years of Water Law in Florida and […]
Location: UF Law campus “Fishable, Swimmable? 40 Years of Water Law in Florida and the United States” 2012 marks the 40th anniversary of both the Florida Water Resources Act and the federal Clean Water Act. In honor of this occasion, the 18th annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference at the University of Florida Levin College […]
GAINESVILLE, Fla.—Sustainability is a concept that is sweeping the nation—from hybrid vehicles to green buildings—but as a movement it is still in its emerging stage. Finding ways to help organizations discover solutions that are both sustainable and cost-effective is the focus of the thirteenth annual University of Florida Public Interest Environmental Conference (PIEC), to be […]