News & Events

New Partnership with Kammen’s RAEL Lab and University of Maryland’s Research for Climate Action

Last week, Daniel Kammen announced that RAEL is supporting and  participating in the launch of the Research for Climate Action global consortium anchored at the University of Maryland.
The RCA provides a means to coordinate researching to share results that will be needed to make the 2 degree path, and ideally the 1.5 High Ambition Coalition goals a reality.


Emily Woods – Kenyan Startup Uses the Sun to Turn Human Waste into Cooking Fuel

ERG student Emily Woods, CTO and Co-founder of Sanivation, discusses her start-up which converts uses human waste to an affordable and environmentally friendly fuel source.

On the Radio: Kammen in KQED, The Elephant and Matinale

ERG professor Daniel Kammen was featured on a KQED Radio Forum segment in addition to a podcast and French radio station.

Scientific American: Kammen Discusses Climate Action, Despite Trump

ERG professor Daniel Kammen is quoted in two Scientific American articles on the COP22 and his reactions Trump’s victory.

Professor Kammen: What Scientists Should Focus on Under Trump

Nine experts, including ERG Professor Daniel Kammen, reflect on where researchers should direct their efforts during the next US administration.

Kammen Comments on What Action Obama Can Take Over Climate Change

ERG professor Daniel Kammen joins a discussion of what President Obama should do about climate change before leaving office with Democracy Now!

Upcoming Events

ERG Annual Lecture: Arlie Hochschild
April 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sibley Auditorium

SPEAKER: Arlie Hochschild, Professor Emeritus, Sociology, UC Berkeley DATE: Thursday, April 6th 20167 TIME: 6:00 – 7:00pm, followed by Q & A LOCATION: Sibley Auditorium, inside Bechtel Engineering Center, UC Berkeley