Archive Tag: Energy

A team led by Professors Sarah Tolbert (Chemistry and Biochemistry in Physical Sciences) and Bruce Dunn (Materials Science and Engineering  at UCLA Samueli) were awarded $9.75M from the Department of Energy (DOE) for a new research center: Synthetic Control Across Length-scales for Advancing Rechargeables center (SCALAR). Their center was one of only four Energy Frontier Read more

On March 19, 2018, the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge (SLA GC) will host its third research symposium focusing on the goal of achieving 100% renewable energy through cutting-edge and interdisciplinary science, technology, and policy research at UCLA. This includes electrified transportation for Los Angeles County by 2050. The Read more

Future L.A. series kicks-off with Los Angeles and 100% Renewable Energy panel. From left to right: Angelina Galiteva (founder and board president of the Renewables 100 Policy Institute and member of the California Independent System Operator board of governors), Nancy Sutley (chief sustainability and economic development officer at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power), Richard Wirz (associate professor in mechanical and aerospace engineering at UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science), and David Hochshchild (Commissioner at the California Energy Commission).
Nurit Katz

California renewable energy leaders spoke to a full crowd in Los Angeles on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at the Hammer Museum’s Billy Wilder Theater on the feasibility of Los Angeles reaching 100-percent renewable energy by 2050. The evening’s conversation was the first Read more