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ESF Professor Honored for Excellence in Education

Dr. Charles Hall receives award for energy education

Dr. Charles Hall, a professor at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), was recognized for excellence in energy education.

Hall, a professor in the college's Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, received the Matthew R. Simmons / M. King Hubbert Award for Excellence in Energy Education from the Association for the Study of Peak Oil and Gas (ASPO-USA). The award recognizes Hall's work on Energy Return on Energy Investment (EROI), the ratio of the energy delivered by a process to the energy used directly and indirectly in that process

The award was presented at ASPO's annual meeting in Austin, Texas.

Hall is a systems ecologist with an interest in energy, biophysical economics and the links between energy and society.