Monthly Archives: May 2012

Study focuses on electric cars’ effect on power grid (video)

KRTK - Houston May 10, 2012

AUSTIN, TX (KTRK) — Electric cars could be the wave of the future, but as they hit the roads, they have to get their charges. And that means they’ll pull power from the state’s power grid. Researchers in Austin are working to figure out what kind of strain that would put on energy resources, and […] Read More »

Austin community participates in energy-saving study (video)

KRTK - Houston May 9, 2012

"We're working with these companies and real customers to find out what it is that people like enough that they'll go spend their own dollars buying," McCracken said. Read More »

Job Posting: Pecan Street Inc. seeks Technical Writer

May 7, 2012

Pecan Street Inc. seeks a Senior Technical Writer for the production of Blueprint Solutions and Implementation Guides developed by the Pecan Street Consortium. This position will require close collaboration with the organization’s staff, funded researchers and member companies. Read More »