News - 9 Dec 2019
Based on findings in “Health Benefits of Air Pollution Reduction,” a new study published in the American Thoracic Society’s journal, Annals of the American Thoracic Society,...
News - 27 Nov 2019
A researcher from Queen’s University Belfast has created a low-cost technology that can convert unused barley from alcohol breweries into carbon. This carbon could be used as a renewable fuel...
News - 21 Oct 2019
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Time may soon be called on the ever-increasing, global dependency on fossil fuels as renewable energy supplies are readied for a 50% expansion by 2024....
News - 13 Sep 2019
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The reality of the climate emergency is upon us and the politization of the forest – particularly the Amazon – has the world facing up to...
News - 5 Aug 2019
An increasing number of researchers are searching for rapid, cost-effective methods to transform carbon dioxide gas into useful chemicals and fuels.
An international group of scientists has...
News - 28 Feb 2019
A new recycling process has been developed by the researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
This process involves the conversion of...
News - 12 Feb 2019
Researchers have developed flags that can produce electrical energy using solar and wind power. Flexible photovoltaic cells and piezoelectric strips have been used to create the new solar and wind...
News - 30 Nov 2018
The sources of particulate matter, which is a form of pollution, has not been completely understood to date. It is a highly complex mixture formed in the atmosphere from different gaseous precursor...
News - 23 May 2018
Concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are produced mostly by burning fossil fuels and these have increased from 280 parts per million in the pre-industrial era to approximately 410 PPM in...
News - 17 May 2018
On a recent April afternoon, MIT sophomore Francis Wang drove out of the Edgerton Center's Area 51 garage, took a left on Massachusetts Avenue, a right onto Albany Street, and then a left through...