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Trump ha cruzado ampliamente la línea del ‘impeachment”
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Experto en energía. Durante dos décadas fue el envi­ado espe­cial para la cien­cia del Depar­ta­mento de Estado de EE UU, pero ante la nueva Admin­is­tración este cat­e­drático pre­sentó una son­ada dimisión PABLO XIMÉNEZ DE SANDOVAL El pro­fe­sor Daniel Kam­men ha ejer­cido durante dos décadas en un puesto no remu­ner­ado lla­mado Envi­ado Espe­cial para la Cien­cia del […]

UCBerkeley-​​Tech de Monterrey Team Win Global Sustainability Competition

Ser­gio Castel­lanos, along­side a team of researchers from UC Berke­ley, in part­ner­ship with the Insti­tuto Nacional de Ecología y Cam­bio Climático (INECC), and Waze, took home the grand prize at the Data for Cli­mate Action (D4CA) chal­lenge at an event dur­ing COP23, a United Nations cli­mate change con­fer­ence held in Bonn, Ger­many. The chal­lenge, launched ear­lier this year by United Nation’s […]

In The Guardian: EU must not burn the world’s forests for ‘renewable’ energy
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Decem­ber 14, 2017 — The Guardian A flaw in Europe’s clean energy plan allows fuel from felled trees to qual­ify as renew­able energy when in fact this would accel­er­ate cli­mate change and dev­as­tate forests The Euro­pean Union is mov­ing to enact a direc­tive to dou­ble Europe’s cur­rent renew­able energy by 2030. This is admirable, but […]

FINAL DECLARATION OUR PLANET, OUR HEALTH, OUR RESPONSIBILITY

Pon­tif­i­can Acad­emy of Sci­ences: Meet­ing declaration.

Oakland “Ecoblock” Honored as a Scientific American World Changing Idea for 2017
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Spe­cial Report Sci­en­tific Amer­i­can (Decem­ber 2017), 317, 28–39 Pub­lished online: 14 Novem­ber 2017 | doi:10.1038/scientificamerican1217-28 Top 10 Emerg­ing Tech­nolo­gies of 2017 For more on this project, see our real​.berke​ley​.edu twit­ter feed: @dan_kammen Mari­ette DiChristina and Bernard S. Mey­er­son In Brief When it comes to pre­vent­ing and treat­ing dis­ease, bet­ter biopsy tech­niques, genomic vac­cines and a mas­sive global […]

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RAEL /​ ERGAN Networking Event: Jeremy Eddy
January 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Energy and Resources Groupo

Jeremy Eddy, 1/​​24/​​17 The ERG Alumni Net­work will be host­ing a brown­bag lunch (BYOL) fea­tur­ing alum­nus Jeremy Eddy, a Man­ag­ing Director/​​ Vice Pres­i­dent at Opin­ion Dynam­ics with more than 10 years’ in the energy effi­ciency field. Jeremy will lead a con­ver­sa­tion about some cur­rent trends in Cal­i­for­nia for mea­sur­ing sav­ings from energy effi­ciency pro­grams using normalized […]

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Feb. 21, 2018 — RAEL Seminar: Jit Bhattacharya, will speak on “Solar Home Systems 2.0: How cleantech & fintech are changing African rural electrification”
February 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
310 Barrows Hall

Mr. Jit Bhat­tacharya has been Chief Tech­nol­ogy Offi­cer at Fenix Inter­na­tional Inc. since July 2017. Mr. Bhat­tacharya served as Pres­i­dent and Chief Exec­u­tive Offi­cer of Mis­sion Motor Com­pany until 2014 and pre­vi­ously served as its Chief Oper­at­ing Offi­cer. He has more than 10 years’ of expe­ri­ence in energy stor­age sys­tems and prod­uct devel­op­ment. Prior to accepting […]

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Good Grids Make Good Neighbors: Peace and Sustainability in the Post Paris World
February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
William J. Perry Conference Room

Good Grids Make Good Neigh­bors: Peace and Sus­tain­abil­ity in the Post Paris World Loca­tion: William J. Perry Con­fer­ence Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor, Stan­ford Uni­ver­sity, 616 Serra St, Stan­ford, CA 94305 3:30 — 5:00 PM, Mon­day, Feb­ru­ary 26, 2018   Abstract: Clean energy pro­vides a num­ber of ben­e­fits at scales from house­hold to vil­lage to city and region. An […]

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