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Energy and Environment News

Revving Up: Buckeye Bullet Team Boosts Automotive Technology

11/22/17 – The Venturi Buckeye Bullet 3 team has accelerated automotive technology and won the hearts of supporters across the United States. Read more.

First Two “Sustainable Village” Projects Underway in Tanzania

11/22/17 – Two villages in the Singida region of Tanzania are collaborating with Ohio State's Global Water Institute and other partners to begin implementation of two pilot Sustainable Village Water Systems. Read more.

Researchers pin down one source of a potent greenhouse gas: Results suggest more methane may be released into atmosphere than thought

11/19/17 – A study of a Lake Erie wetland suggests that scientists have vastly underestimated the number of places methane-producing microbes can survive—and, as a result, today’s global climate models may be misjudging the amount of methane being released into the atmosphere. Read more.

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  • December 05, 2017

    December 2017 EPN Breakfast Club

    Attend the December Environmental Professionals Network Breakfast Club "Beyond Boundaries, Rural, Urban, Political - Acting on Shared Interests Can Promote Prosperity and Sustainability." A panel will discuss rapid growth of urban centers, economic development, water quality, transportation and workforce development. Read more.

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