Renewable energy

Researchers hope better catalysts lead to better ways of converting biomass to fuelAugust 7, 2013

Scientists and entrepreneurs of old spent millennia trying to transmute lead into gold. Today, a new and more intellectually rigorous kind of alchemy has begun to produce important benefits for an economy that still relies heavily on fossil fuels.

Argonne Now Magazine - Summer 2013

Summer 2013 issue of the biannual Argonne Now science magazine, featuring cover stories "How Your Smartphone Got So Smart," "The Grid of the Future," and "A True Sense of Security" as well as science news, haiku, history, and more.

Sustainable Bioenergy

Analyzing difficult energy problems and potential solutions, and identifying new energy resources and best ways to use them

Land-use change and greenhouse gas emissions from corn and cellulosic ethanolJuly 16, 2013

This paper investigates the effect of several key domestic lands carbon content modelling parameters on LUC GHG emissions.