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U of O gets $2M grant for fuel cell research, showing why their color is green.

Last week, the US Department of Energy announced that the University of Oregon is gonna share a $2 million grant to work on developing hydrogen storage materials. You know, those things that we want to use in electric cars to … Continue reading

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Link Dump 09-09

We’ve got two link dumps close together, but this one has more of a focus on local news, as opposed to marvels of human engineering and labor. OSU’s solar vehicle team lost a $100,000 solar-powered car to a battery explosion. … Continue reading

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Sustainability in Oregon

In my previous post I shared a but of a utopia, in terms of what sustainable engineering looks like. And though it’s really cool–its net carbon footprint is expected to be zero–it’s not the only example of sustainability; we’ve got some prime examples in Oregon. Like I said: it’s catching on. Continue reading

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