News - 26 Feb 2020
A team of researchers that included doctoral student FUJIWARA Ryosuke, Associate Professor TANAKA Tsutomu (both from the Graduate School of Engineering of Kobe University) and Research...
News - 24 Feb 2020
In accordance with the Paris Climate Agreement, China has pledged to depend on renewable resources for 20% of its energy demands by 2030. At present, the country is making good progress toward...
News - 3 Feb 2020
Researchers dealing with the so-called greening of Arctic regions, which is known to be the most apparent impact of climate change, are now implementing new research techniques.
The new drone and...
News - 18 Dec 2019
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A new study has revealed that rainwater falling in some parts of the US contains toxic levels of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances...
News - 12 Dec 2019
During the third weekend in November, students from MIT and colleges across the globe convened on MIT's campus to hack real-world challenges in the energy industry at the 2019 MIT EnergyHack....
News - 7 Nov 2019
A new study suggests that growing trees and plants close to factories and other sources of pollution could decrease air pollution by an average of 27%.
The research reveals that...
News - 18 Oct 2019
Plastics recycling, the circular economy and successful examples of closed plastics cycles are the focus of attention at EREMA's Circonomic Centre, which opened in outdoor area FG 09.1.
News - 7 Oct 2019
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The world has just experienced the hottest September that has been recorded since records began 140 years ago. This follows on from 2019...
News - 30 Sep 2019
To mitigate climate change, the proportion of low-carbon electricity generation must increase from today’s 36% to 85% by 2040, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says. IEA and other advocates...
News - 16 Aug 2019
In the United States, use of energy in buildings — from cooling and heating a house to keeping the lights on at workplace—leads to more than one-third of all carbon dioxide (CO2)...