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June 2024 Quarterly Research Updates Now Available

June 5, 2024

HEI Energy's June 2024 Quarterly Research Updates are now available.

You will find the latest progress from each of our 5 exposure studies in communities affected by oil and gas development.

Our program continues to advance in several crucial areas:


Upcoming Webinar: Regional and Local Perspectives related to Cumulative Impacts

May 10, 2024

Join HEI's Energy & Health program on Friday, May 17, 2024, at noon EDT for our second webinar titled, Regional and Local Perspectives related to Cumulative Impacts.


March 2024 Quarterly Research Updates Now Available

March 23, 2024

HEI Energy's March 2024 Quarterly Research Updates are now available.

You will find the latest progress from each of our 5 exposure studies in communities affected by oil and gas development.

The program is advancing our understanding of exposure in several ways:


Webinar Materials Available for An introduction to Cumulative Impact Assessment - Why and Where to Begin?

March 21, 2024


New Water Quality Study Funded by RFQ E23-2 Begins

March 15, 2024

HEI Energy has funded a study under RFQ E23-2: Regional Groundwater Modeling to Understand Community Exposures Associated with Oil and Gas Development.

 Led by Dr. James Saiers at Yale University, the team will be building a model to understand groundwater and well water vulnerability to contamination from unconventional oil and gas development (UOGD) across the Marcellus region.

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Webinar materials for "Geoscientific Analysis and Community Engagement" Now Available. 

January 27, 2024

Webinar materials for "Geoscientific Analysis and Community Engagement" are now available. 
 


Join us for an Upcoming Webinar: An Introduction to Cumulative Impact Assessment – Why and Where to Begin?

January 25, 2024


Upcoming Webinar: HEI Energy Research Findings

December 6, 2023

Join HEI Energy for an upcoming webinar with Drs. Jennifer Baka and Susan L. Brantley on December 18, 2023 at 2pm (EDT).

They will present their research on potential groundwater contamination related to unconventional oil and gas development in Southwestern Pennsylvania. The research team will highlight their interdisciplinary research approach involving geoscientific analyses and community engagement.


HEI Energy Releases Two Requests for Qualifications (RFQs)

October 5, 2023

The Health Effects Institute Energy (HEI Energy) is pleased to inform you of the release of two new funding opportunities for qualified research teams.


September 2023 Quarterly Research Updates Now Available

September 25, 2023

We are pleased to announce HEI Energy’s September 2023 Quarterly Research Updates. They describe progress and next steps for five exposure studies in communities affected by oil and gas development. The research teams have been diligently advancing in the following key areas:


1. Monitoring air quality and noise in multiple oil and gas regions.

2. Developing a model to predict effects of oil and gas operations on local and regional air quality.