Germany May Offer Model for Reining In Fossil Fuel Use

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Germany reached a milestone last year by reducing its overall energy consumption while still recording modest economic growth of 1.5 percent. ...read more
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Google’s Latest Steps to Increase Its Use of Renewable Energy

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Long a leader in green energy investing, the company has announced new agreements that nearly double its pledge on renewable energy. ...read more
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Singapore confident of meeting 'unconditional' target of curbing carbon emissions

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
SINGAPORE - Singapore is confident that it can meet its ambitious targets to curb its greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, Minister for Foreign Affairs ... ...read more
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Gov. Malloy discusses reducing carbon emissions

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
At a news conference in New London, Malloy said Connecticut has an aggressive goal for reducing carbon emissions to help combat climate change. ...read more
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US House blocks carbon emission rules, Obama set to veto

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
US House blocks carbon emission rules, Obama set to veto ... oppose steps Obama has taken to curb emissions, arguing they will hurt the economy, ... ...read more
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US House blocks carbon emission rules, Obama to veto

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
So what Obama is suggesting is that every country must be legally bound to participate in this review – there is disagreement even on the word ... ...read more
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[X-Ray Optics] Guiding x-rays on a chip

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
For visible, infrared, and ultraviolet wavelengths of light, the ability to guide the light is very well served by a variety of mature platforms such as waveguides, optic fibers, and – [Read More] ...read more
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[Protein Engineering] Engineering enzymes to stand alone

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Enzymes efficiently synthesize many useful compounds. However, in many cases, their need to associate with other proteins limits their biosynthetic utility outside of cells. Buller – [Read More] ...read more
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[Oil Spills] Dispersants suppressed oil degradation

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
The 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout released hundreds of millions of liters of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. One of the main mitigation strategies to prevent oil from reaching the shore—and p – [Read More] ...read more
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[Metabolic Disease] Inflammation improves insulin resistance

December 3, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
One of the hallmarks of diabetes is insulin resistance, a condition in which insulin accumulates because the body cannot effectively use it. Although insulin resistance occurs in both – [Read More] ...read more
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