Posted On: Friday, Nov 11, 2016 - 11:25 am

The Energy Research Seed Fund provides a financial head start for new multi-disciplinary, collaborative research teams, enabling Duke investigators to produce critical preliminary results that have a high likelihood of obtaining future external funding. Applications due Mon., Jan. 16, 2017. 

Posted On: Saturday, Oct 08, 2016 - 12:29 pm

A New York Times editorial on Canada's new carbon pricing plan links to recent research by Brian Murray (Duke) and Nicholas Rivers (University of Ottawa).

Posted On: Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 - 9:08 am

Over the past year, the William R. and Thomas L. Perkins Professor of Law has deployed his expertise on U.S., European, and international environmental law and risk regulation in projects that address a range of global challenges.

Posted On: Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 - 9:04 am

With enough insight, it’s possible to determine which electronics most of the energy in a home is feeding at a given hour. But current commercial devices that provide this insight leave much to be desired. That's where engineers at Duke University are entering the playing field.

Posted On: Thursday, Sep 01, 2016 - 12:00 am

Master of Environmental Management candidate Erin Litzow recounts her experience in Geneva as a Fellow of the Sanford School of Public Policy's Program on Global Policy and Governance durin

Posted On: Thursday, Sep 01, 2016 - 12:00 am

Master of Environmental Management candidate Shaina Nanavati reflects on her experience interning at the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development in Geneva as a Fellow of

Posted On: Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 - 1:52 pm

Two of the honorees are veterans of a 2015-16 Bass Connections in Energy team,

Posted On: Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 - 11:41 am

The face of America’s energy grid is changing rapidly with the constant addition of small-scale solar panel installations. But there is little information about exactly where solar energy is being adopted on a county, city or neighborhood level. This is an oversight that the Department of Energy and other government agencies are turning to researchers to fix, including an interdisciplinary group at Duke University, led by Leslie Collins, professor of electrical and computer engineering and biomedical engineering at Duke.

Posted On: Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 - 4:13 pm

Environmental engineering major Eva Kim '18 reflects on the process of conducting a campus waste audit for her Bass Connections in Energy team.

Posted On: Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 - 4:08 pm

Energy Initiative Interim Director Brian Murray led a Bass Connections in Energy team studying the feasibility of an on-campus food waste digester.