Energy is an integral part of our everyday lives. Today, a broad array of pressures have converged to make energy one of the most critical concerns of our time. Rising concern about high energy prices, increasing pollution, resource availability, supply reliability and other related effects have merged to create numerous opportunities for an aspiring energy-related specialist.

Opportunities for energy-related careers are more numerous and varied than ever. Today's student may find themself involved in energy via a wide array of fields, including: building technology, business, political science, physics, chemistry, and economics to name a few. The energy opportunities emerging today could involve project financing, advanced building systems design, research into novel advanced materials, and many other innovation-driven activities.

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Dr. Jeff Ramsdell, Director
828-262-7514 (Appalachian Energy Center)
828-262-6553 (fax)

401 Academy Street
226 IG Greer Hall
ASU Box 32131
Boone, NC 28608


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