BERC Blog

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22 October 2014

Africa Leaping Off-Grid

Many millions of Africans lack access to the electricity grid, but new solar and micro-hydro systems are allowing entrepreneurial Africans to leapfrog grid development across the continent.

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22 October 2014

5 highlights from the the BERC Energy Summit

The BERC Energy Summit – Berkeley’s student energy club’s flagship event — took place last Thursday and Friday (October 16-17). In case you missed it, here are some highlights from the event.

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22 October 2014

BERCshop – Carbon Drawdown

BERC Carbon Presents: BERCshop – Carbon Drawdown:
Andersen Auditorium, Haas School of Business, Monday, October 27, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

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22 October 2014

Call for Papers: Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge 2014

Submit 1200 Words by November 3rd, 2014 for a Chance to Win $10,000

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8 October 2014

Top 5 Reasons To Attend BERC Energy Summit

BERC Energy Summit is only one week away, and it’s going to be awesome! Here are the top 5 reasons to attend the upcoming Summit!

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8 October 2014

Sustainable Cities & Infrastructure

In a rapidly urbanizing world, dialogue about the formation of sustainable cities is increasingly imperative. During the 2014 BERC Energy Summit, leading thought leaders, policy makers, entrepreneurs, and financiers will come together to discuss opportunities to build climate change resilience into urban landscapes.

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8 October 2014

The Future of Fossil Fuels

Over the last few years, the fossil fuels industry has faced enormous successive waves of technological innovation, regulatory hurdles, and economic development. The future of this rapidly evolving industry will be driven by varying degrees of global demand, and the development of policies and technologies to curb global greenhouse gas emissions.

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1 October 2014

Innovation Expo poster abstracts deadline this Friday, with $3,000 prize pool

Last week to submit! Abstracts due this Friday (10/3), and posters due the following Friday (10/10) for printing!