UC Berkeley 3-D printing

As 3-D printing grows, so does need to reclaim plastic waste

Two UC Berkeley undergrads work out first-of-its-kind recycling infrastructure on campus.

UC San Diego broadband absorber

'Near-perfect' broadband absorber invented

New technology could triple solar cell efficiencies and keep buildings cool.

Art Rosenfeld Obama

Art Rosenfeld, California’s godfather of energy efficiency, dies at 90

The distinguished scientist was credited as personally responsible for billions of dollars in energy savings.

UC Irvine fleet electric

Pure electricity

UC Irvine becomes the first college in the nation to convert to all-electric bus fleet.

US China Energy Center Berkeley Lab

$5M foundation gift to help support US-China energy center

Gift will also create Berkeley Lab’s first endowed chair.

UC Berkeley plastic

Learning to live without plastic

A professor challenges the ease with which we turn to synthetic materials.

Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle

New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one-third

Researchers look to birds flying in formation and find a way to make vehicles more efficient.

Nemo float

Global warming hiatus disproved — again

Study confirms steady warming of oceans for past 45 years.

Two Berkeley Lab projects to “see” into the soil.

Berkeley Lab awarded $4.6M for transformational agriculture technologies

Two projects will provide a window to the underground, yielding information on roots and soil.

UC Irvine hydrogen supply

In a national first, UC Irvine injects renewable hydrogen into campus power supply

Power-to-gas technique offers new way to store and use excess wind and solar energy.

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