Friday, August 30, 2013

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of August 25, 2013

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.

An August 30 ANI News story featured fuel from sunlight research from the Lab’s Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis-North and quoted Gary Moore. Science2.0 and others also covered the research.

An August 28 Investor’s Business Daily story noted a joint project between the Lab and GE to create a flow battery. Adam Weber leads the work at the Lab. CleanTechnica was among other outlets covering the project.

An August 27 Los Angeles Times story highlighted a recent report led by the Lab’s Ben Hoen showing how wind turbines do not affect home values. The Denver Post, Salon, UPI, CleanTechnica, and many other outlets also covered the report.

An August 27 New Scientist story on the Rim Fire near Yosemite quoted the Lab’s Michael Wehner. And an August 26 Christian Science Monitor story on the same fire quoted the Lab’s Larry Dale.