Archive Tag: Energy

The 2019 Los Angeles Countywide Sustainability Plan — of which 16 UCLA researchers contributed — was honored at a June 17 virtual ceremony with the Award for Excellence in Sustainability by the American Planning Association (APA) Sustainable Communities Division. The awards honor projects, plans, policies, individuals and organizations whose work is dedicated to supporting sustainable communities.

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Electricity-free cooling system developed by UCLA’s Aaswath Raman featured in Washington Post

A new cooling system that uses ancient technology developed by UCLA professor Aaswath Raman (assistant professor of materials science and engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering) and colleagues was featured in the Washington Post. The technology uses the concept of radiative cooling, or night sky cooling, that works without special fuel or electricity.

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