Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass engineer gets Department of Energy funding to improve chemical reactions in fuel cells

By David Barnstone

September 5, 2013

Now, some of that money is coming to support the work of one engineer at the University of Massachusetts who is trying to understand the fundamental science of fuel cells and use that knowledge to suggest ways to make them less...

Energy innovators exploring underground

By Zachary Weishar

December 5, 2010

Deep beneath the surface, embedded in the earth’s crust, lies an untapped energy source both climate friendly and inexhaustible. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) at the Department of Energy (DOE),...

The White House is going green

By Collegian News Staff

October 5, 2010

In a press conference on Tuesday, Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that solar panels are to be installed on the rooftop of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. The solar panels, as well as a solar hot water heater, are set to be in place by spring of 2011. The announ...