The BERC website, newsletter and social media have seen a significant increase in traffic this year. We are excited to see the BERC community continue to grow and look forward to seeing how next year’s leadership team can make these tools even better.
Please join us in congratulating Grace Hsu and Abigail Tinker, who were recently elected BERC’s 2013 co-presidents! As 2012 draws to a close, we are elated to pass the torch to two such accomplished and visionary young leaders.
Chinese researchers have built a prototype of an invention that functions both as an electricity generator and a seawater desalination facility.
After China announced plans to implement its national carbon trading scheme last month, the carbon tax has caught global attention again in recent weeks following Hurricane Sandy on the Atlantic coast.
China has been making significant efforts to incorporate natural gas into its domestic energy portfolio. However, geography, inexperience, the need for capital and the lack of legal framework pose has hurdles that prevent China from mirroring the US natural gas boom.
Get involved in the largest student-led energy innovation competition in the world!
Help the Energy Institute at Haas and the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research name its new joint energy efficiency research group and win dinner with local representatives! Deadline Nov 30th
BERC has been offered complimentary tickets to a screening of Chasing Ice, a Sundance-Award Winning Film chronicling the effect of climate change on glaciers.