Renewable energy

Crowdsource: How do we tackle climate change?June 1, 2014

"Crowdsource" asks scientists from varying fields to offer their unique perspectives on a universal problem. Today's question: How do we start tackling climate change?

Solar panel manufacturing is greener in Europe than China, study saysMay 29, 2014

Solar panels made in China have a higher overall carbon footprint and are likely to use substantially more energy during manufacturing than those made in Europe, said a new study from Northwestern University and Argonne.


Effects of biofuel production on water resources at a spatial resolution and across the product’s life cycle