Friday, November 30, 2012

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of November 25, 2012

Berkeley Lab “In the News” is our weekly review of Lab researchers, staff, and students who have appeared in the news media this past week. This is but a sampling of our coverage. Please note that some links may expire after time.

A Nov. 30 San Francisco Business Times story covered the announcement that Berkeley Lab will partner in a new battery and energy storage hub. KCBS-AM and KQED-FM interviewed the Lab’s Venkat Srinivasan, while the Chicago Tribune, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Detroit News, and several other outlets also covered the announcement.

A Nov. 29 Laser Focus World magazine story on research into light interacting with matter quoted the Lab’s Thornton Glover.

On Nov. 28, the San Jose Mercury News ran an opinion piece by the Lab’s Venkat Srinivasan, who wrote about the need for a new battery economy.

A Nov. 27 UPI News story featured a new report of falling solar prices led by the Lab’s Galen Barbose and Ryan Wiser. Mother Jones magazine, the Phoenix Business Times, Solar Industry Magazine, R&D Magazine, and several others also covered the report.