Science News

Dane County approves 300-megawatt solar energy project

'Everyone who flips on a light switch in Southern Wisconsin ... this is a big part of a transition to a clean energy future,' expert says

Science News

Helios installs additional solar panels on Gordon Dining and Event Center

Project supported by Green Fund, University Dining, Culinary Services

UW-Madison Campus

UW, Alliant Energy collaborate on solar, agricultural project

Project will promote hands-on research on clean energy

City of Madison

City of madison joins national challenge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

 'We have this overall commitment of one hundred percent renewable energy and net-zero carbon emissions for city operations by 2030' City of Madison official says

Science News

Cryptocurrency mining uses high amounts of electricity, causes environmental harm, experts say

Energy use increases emissions, but technology could be used for environmental benefits

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Senate passes bills to increase electric vehicle access, but could impact clean energy infrastructure

Bills would require electric charging stations to source all their power from power utilities — meaning charging stations could not use solar power

Science News

What is driving the future of electric vehicles?

Future of electric cars through eyes of solar farmer

Science News

Student organizations collaborate to bring solar panels to campus bus stops

Supported by Green Fund, project aims to inspire social change on campus

Science News

The Lab Report: Engineered bacteria convert waste product to biodegradable plastic

Majumder lab studies how microbes can be used to address environmental issues, break down waste materials

City of Madison

City of Madison to run more vehicles on biodiesel fuel

'This has the short and long-term advantage of making Wisconsin a producer of materials it would otherwise import,' UW expert says

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