Why the climate change fight needs a new type of entrepreneur

Scientists and global leaders are busy seeking solutions to climate change, but a growing number of experts in the field think that another group will have to play a critical role: entrepreneurs. And now is the time for entrepreneurs to enter the fray.

Your home is an energy hog — here’s how to put it on a diet

Even when you’re not at home, your house is a power glutton. Yes, yours. And it needs to go on a serious energy diet.

UC Irvine 50 million gallons

UC Irvine to save 50 million gallons in drinkable water annually

Once completed, the project will mark a 42 percent decrease in consumption in a decade.

Solar Helix Luke Mostert UCLA

Student entrepreneur brings light to South African school children

New business donates 300 lanterns to electricity-deprived sections of the country.

Apeel Sciences James Rogers

Grown in California

UC Santa Barbara is investing in the innovation pipeline that has yielded breakthrough startups like Apeel Sciences.

Kenya wind UC Berkeley

Renewable energy has robust future in much of Africa

With electricity demands expected to triple by 2030, a new study maps a path to sustainable growth.

UC Merced sweep

Startups poised to make strides for local economy

UC Merced's Venture Lab incubates two companies committed to the San Joaquin Valley.

UC Davis Aliso Canyon simulation

A collective push on climate change

New 'OneClimate' initiative brings together climate science researchers from across campus.

UC Santa Cruz Grad Slam 2017

UC Santa Cruz Grad Slam winner envisions surfing on shrimp shells

Grad students present research from across the spectrum in 240 seconds or less to earn a spot in the systemwide final.

UC Riverside paper reprintable

Reprintable paper becomes a reality

Cost and environmental impact are lessened with an inexpensive new coating.

Pages