April 10, 2009
Undergrad helped build Rice's first Capteur Soleil prototype
Undergraduate student helped build Rice's first Capteur Soleil prototype.
April 8, 2009
Energy for Sustainable Development in Africa
The James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy and the Shell Center for Sustainability sponsored the lecture by Bryan Willson, Ph.D., on "Energy for Sustainable Development in Africa". Dr. Willson is the director of Clean Energy Supercluster, and Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering in Colorado University. This presentation was a part of the course on Integrated Approaches to Sustainable Development taught by Amy Myers Jaffe, the Wallace S. Wilson Fellow in Energy Studies at the Baker Institute, and Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D., the Stanley C. Moore Professor, in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
April 8, 2009
Rice team to test low-tech solar device in rural Haiti
The Rice team moves forward with a low-tech solar device in rural Haiti.
March 26, 2009
Rice researchers model growth of Texas' power systems
Rice researchers model growth of Texas' power systems.
March 14, 2009
Rice Enviornmental Club holds it's 16th Annual Conference: Green Pays: Environmental Responsibility in the Business World
Rice Enviornmental Club holds it's 16th Annual Conference, "Green Pays: Environmental Responsibility in the Business World". The event will be at Wiess Commons, on the Rice campus, from 11:00 am to 4:30 pm. Speakers include Houston Mayor Bill White; Jim Blackburn, Blackburn and Carter; and Debra Marshall, Shell Global Solutions.