Jenny Mortimer and Blake Simmons of JBEI and Todd Pray, of the ABPDU, fielded questions on the development of sustainable and affordable biofuels in a Twitter chat on June 11, 2015. Tweeters asked about many aspects of their research, such as type of feedstocks used, the cost of biofuels, and new biofuels technologies. Check out the conversation here.
Our New Solar Energy Research Center opened on May 26th with ribbon cutting and naming of Chu Hall. Attendees included Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates, Berkeley Lab Director Paul Alivisatos, Steven Chu, Laura Baxter-Simons and Mark Heising, and UC Berkeley Provost Claude Steele. (Full Coverage)