Hanna Breunig

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Dr. Hanna Breunig is a Research Scientist in the Sustainable Energy Systems Group in the Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division. She holds a secondary joint appointment in the Earth Systems and Society Domain in the Climate and  Ecosystem Science Division. Hanna specializes in technoeconomic analysis, market analysis, and environmental and human health impact assessment (life-cycle assessment) of emerging energy and wastewater treatment technologies. These include waste-to-energy/resource systems, circular economy, electrosynthesis of chemicals, material-based energy storage, bioenergy, distributed generation including district energy, and gas (H2, CO2, CH4) capture, utilization, and management technologies. She holds a B.Sc. in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University and an M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from UC Berkeley.


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PhD. Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2015

University of California, Berkeley

Minor: Geographic Information Science

Minor: Energy and Resources Group

Engineering and Business for Sustainability Certificate 2012

University of California, Berkeley

M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering 2011

University of California, Berkeley

B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering 2010

Cornell University