Friday, September 19, 2014

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of September 14, 2014

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 Sept. 18 USA Today story noted a new report on solar energy and quoted Galen Barbose, while Mark Bolinger was quoted in a similar story in
PV Magazine and other publications also ran stories.

A Sept. 17 International Business Times story on MacArthur Award winners quoted previous Lab winner, Carl Haber.

A Sept. 16 KGO-TV Channel 7 story featured a startup originating from Berkeley Lab technology that now helps remove arsenic from well water.

A Sept. 16 story on renewable energy prices cited work led by Ryan Wiser which showed a reduction of wind energy costs.

A Sept. 15 US News & World Report story highlighted work by Bill Jagust on proteins and Alzheimer’s. The work was widely covered by numerous TV stations, the Daily Cal,, HealthDay, WebMD and many others.