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Bauer Business Focus: Joseph Meppelink

Roughly half of all energy consumed in this country goes to ordinary buildings. That's putting a premium on developing building materials and technologies that conserve power use, both to cut utility bills and help the environment. Joseph Meppelink is director of applied research at the University of Houston's Hines College of Architecture. He joins Andrew Schneider on this week's "Bauer Business Focus" to discuss the school's Green Building Components Initiative.

Joseph Meppelink is director of applied research at the University of Houston’s Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture.

Joseph Meppelink and Andrew Schneider

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Andrew Schneider

Politics and Government Reporter

Andrew heads Houston Public Media’s coverage of national, state, and local elections. He also reports on major policy issues before the Texas delegations in the U.S. House and Senate, as well as the Texas governorship, the state legislature, and county and city governments. Before taking up his current post, Andrew...

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