In October 2017, the NSEC organized a career trek to Austin, Texas where students were able to learn about the renewable energy industry in Texas, while also connecting with local alumni.

Companies and organizations visited included:

  • Pecan Street
  • The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)
  • Austin Energy
  • ZPryme
  • The Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Parsley Energy, NRG, and
  • University of Texas Professors Michael Webber & Juan Torres at the Austin Energy Institute.

Read trip coordinator, Soli Shin, blog post about the trip!