BERC Blog

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25 April 2013

BERC visits Diablo Canyon Nucler Power Plant

On April 12th, a team of BERC students and professionals visited the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant in San Luis Obispo.

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Chinese Government Reacts to Choking Smog

Last winter, Beijing and other Chinese northern cities encountered the worst smog in recent history.

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24 April 2013

Top five reasons to attend the Berkeley Cleanweb Hackathon this weekend

Join the Hackathon this Friday – Sunday, April 26 – 28 at Sutardja Dai Hall on Hearst Ave

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New Interior Secretary Jewell Won’t Rock the Energy Boat

Amidst the second-term reshuffling of his cabinet, President Obama’s new Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, is of particular interest to energy watchers.

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24 April 2013

Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Awards

The U.S. Department of Energy and the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) have partnered to implement a U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) program, an effort to advance the careers and leadership of women in the field of clean energy.

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23 April 2013

BERC Hosts Alumni Event

On April 18, seven generations of BERC Leadership Team members connected over food, drink, and the beautiful San Francisco bay for an evening of conviviality and shop talk at Sens Restaurant.

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17 April 2013

see the world’s first piloted Solar powered plane

SolarImpulse has partnered with BERC to bring you a panel, Q&A, and networking session on April 17th, on the UC Berkeley Campus, and a in-hangar viewing and discussion of the SolarImpulse plane/project at Moffet Airfield, on April 19th

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Brewing costs: the impacts of coffee production

Our duty as coffee drinkers is to be aware of what goes into our cups and to support the efforts of the progressive organizations fighting on behalf of small producers everywhere.