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Daily Energy Insider | Jan. 10

Chanette Armstrong appointed director of DoE’s office of Technology Transitions

The Drive | Jan. 9

The Secrets of Electric Cars and Their Motors: It’s Not All About the Battery, Folks

Daily Energy Insider | Jan. 9

High-frequency, three-port transformers demonstrate ability to improve solar power

The Pitt News | Jan. 8

Sustainable farming gets an urban upgrade

Motherboard | Jan. 2

The US Energy Grid Is Making Electric Cars Dirtier Than They Should Be

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Jan. 2

People on the move: 1/2/18

The Incline | Dec. 19

Where Pittsburgh’s self-driving cars are vs. where the buses are

The Verge | Dec. 12

Not all of our self-driving cars will be electrically powered — here’s why

Xconomy | Dec. 11

What Are the Nation’s Top Cities and Regions for Driverless Tech?

WGBH & PRI | Dec. 8 

The Unclean Business Of Clean Energy

Pittsburgh Business Times | Dec. 8

2017 Innovation Award Winners

U of T Engineering News | Dec. 8

Green infrastructure: New tool to help construction industry reduce carbon footprint

Pittsburgh Business Times | Dec. 7

Innovation Award winner: Ottomatika

WIRED | Dec. 7

The AI Company that Helps Boeing Cook New Metals for Jets

MIT News | Dec. 7

A bipartisan message of clean energy progress

Knowledge@Wharton Sirius XM Show | Dec. 6

Will Losing the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Kill Plug-in Cars?

University of Toronto Engineering News | Dec. 6

Artificial intelligence can accelerate the race toward sustainable energy technologies

Pittsburgh Business Times | Dec. 5

Innovation Award winner: Rapid Flow Technologies

Industrial Heating | Dec. 5

Engineering Strength: Oxide Dispersion for Bulk Alloys

Pittsburgh Business Times | Dec. 4

CMU faculty member gets $50K Energy Award for eco-friendly battery

CleanTechnica | Dec. 3

Cleantech Talk’s Tesla Truck Take (Episode 41)

TribLIVE | Dec. 3

Musicians and artist host underground arts festival in old limestone mine

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Union of Concerned Scientists | Dec. 1

Vehicle Fuel Economy Standards—Under Fire?

The Pitt News | Dec. 1

Alum studies safety of nuclear energy

The New York Times | Nov. 30

Energy Idea for Mars Yields a Clue for Powering Data Centers

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Bellona | Nov. 29

Low carbon transport takes the backseat in new Renewable Energy Directive

Data Center Knowledge | Nov. 27

Rethink Data Center Cabling to Improve Energy Efficiency

Fortune | Nov. 26

Tesla’s Big Promises Depend on Advancing Battery Technology

San Fransisco Chronicle | Nov. 24

For drivers without garages, charging a big barrier to electric cars

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Nov. 24

Pitt shows how to grow five tons of food in a freight container

Markets Insider | Nov. 23

Environmental and Energy Consumption Footprint of Vanadiumcorp-Electrochem Process Technology

Pittsburgh Business Times | Nov. 22

Who's Who in Energy in Western Pennsylvania: Advocacy/Education

ScienceNews | Nov. 21

When it comes to self-driving cars, what’s safe enough?

MIT Technology Review | Nov. 20

The Race to Power AI's Silicon Brains

Interesting Engineering | Nov. 20

Scientists Have Created Shape Shifting Liquid Metal That Can Be Programmed

NEXTpittsburgh | Nov. 20

The Aquaponics Project is a winning idea for fighting hunger in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Nov. 19

Something in the air: Violations cannot stand at local U.S. Steel plant

Forbes | Nov. 17

Elon Musk's 10-Ton Challenge: Turning Tesla Into A Semi Truck Powerhouse

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Wall Street Journal | Nov. 17

Tesla Plays the Long Game with Semi-Truck

Axios | Nov. 15

Musk will unveil his electric, self-driving semi-truck tomorrow

CBS Pittsburgh | Nov. 15

Are Harsh Winters A Thing Of The Past In Pittsburgh?

Forbes | Nov. 15

Tesla Truck Unveiling Is Tomorrow. Here's What We Know Today

Newsweek | Nov. 14

Elon Musk Reveals Tesla Semi Truck That Will "Blow Your Mind Out Of Your Skull And Into An Alternate Dimension"

Pittsburgh Business Times | Nov. 13

Conference explores cracker's potential effects on public health

FoodProcessing | November 13, 2017

Grow fresh fruit and veg inside your home

Pittsburgh Quarterly Magazine | November 13, 2017

Cokeless Steel? The industry explores ways to make steelmaking cleaner

Born2Invest | November 12, 2017

7 energy startups that are shaking up the industry

PennLive | November 10, 2017

What will hyperloop travel look like? Try out a virtual reality ride from Carnegie Mellon

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WPXI | November 9, 2017

Robotic research that could prevent weather from wiping out crops at risk of being cut

India West | November 8, 2017

Boeing Announces Investment in Indian American-led Autonomous Flight Firm

CNN News18 | November 7, 2017

Driverless Cars Necessary for India: Vivek Wadhwa

Mercola | November 7, 2017

Air Pollution Is Becoming More Dangerous

Pittsburgh Business Times | November 6, 2017

CMU physics professor earns U.S. Department of Energy research award

Silicon Republic | November 6, 2017

Liquid electronics breakthrough could help robots reassemble on the go

Business Standard | November 6, 2017

Driverless cars necessary for India: Vivek Wadhwa

WIRED | November 4, 2017


WPXI News | November 3, 2017

Duquesne hopes driverless vehicles can solve transportation woes

NEXT Pittsburgh | November 3, 2017

Demo Day 2017: 7 smart startups, 8 new product launches, 2 group yoga stretches

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | November 2, 2017

The deadly 90-day rule will help coal barons, not coal miners. And kill people.

Axios | November 1, 2017

Researchers go after the biggest problem with self-driving cars

The Drive | October 31, 2017

How Autonomous Trucking Will Actually Work

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Newest dark matter map hints at where astrophysics must go for breakthroughs

New Atlas | October 31, 2017

Energy-efficient vertical farm to fight food poverty

WIRED | October 27, 2017


MIT Technology Review | October 26, 2017

An Electric Semi Definitely Won’t Work—But Seven in a Row Might

Vox | October 25, 2017

The increasingly irresistible case for electrifying city buses

Axios | October 25, 2017

A professor with a way to reduce time spent at red lights

eProperty News | October 23, 2017

Increase productivity at work: just add air, sunlight, and water

ConsumerAffairs | October 20, 2017

Autonomous car companies report getting rear-ended in most crashes, blame driver error

The Washington Post | October 19, 2017

Jet-makers are preparing for a world with on-demand, pilotless air taxis

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Pittsburgh Magazine | October 18, 2017

Meet Pittsburgh's 40 Under 40 Honorees for 2017

Pittsburgh Business Times | October 18, 2017

Gore urges Pennsylvania to shift quickly to renewables over gas, coal

Prairie Public | October 16, 2017

Study: Oil Transportation Emissions Costlier Than Spills

The Business Journals | October 16, 2017

‘Boomerangs’ are the key to growing entrepreneurship nationwide

Washington Post | October 16, 2017

Industrial Heating | October 16, 2017

Refractories: Technology History and the Underlying Science

HuffPost | October 13, 2017

Trump’s War for Coal Puts Lives at Risk

National Public Radio | October 12, 2017

After A Failed Launch, Smart Shoe Benefits From A Reboot

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | October 12, 2017

Down The Stream: Pittsburgh's climate is changing and some are fighting back

HuffPost | October 12, 2017

Coal Is Going Down, Even Without The Clean Power Plan

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Car and Driver | October 11, 2017

20 Tough Questions about the Auto Industry in 2018

MIT News | October 11, 2017

Making renewable power more viable for the grid

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Newsweek | October 10, 2017


Quartz India | October 10, 2017

Ola is stocking up its war chest in India while Uber struggles with its worst nightmare

NEXT Pittsburgh | October 9, 2017

Op-ed: Pittsburgh is built on innovation — what trends should we watch for in 2018?

aftermarketNews | October 9, 2017

Sumitomo Corp. Backs Hyliion, Continues To Grow Investment Portfolio In Vehicle Fleet Management