Environment

  1. Professor behind breakthrough tools for weather data, education wins annual U-M innovation award September 16, 2021
  2. Wastewater to drinking water: EPA grants $1.2M to U-M for virus removal study September 16, 2021
  3. $2M to replace fossil fuels with solar power in fertilizer production September 15, 2021
  4. Municipal takeover in Michigan: A rational, apolitical response to financial distress, or something else? September 15, 2021
  5. Solar cells with 30-year lifetimes for power-generating windows September 14, 2021
  6. Hurricane Ida batters Louisiana: U-M experts available August 30, 2021
  7. Youth report feeling physically, mentally better after spending time in nature August 26, 2021
  8. Climate benefits vs. burdens: Which products are best suited for emerging carbon capture technologies? August 24, 2021
  9. Package delivery robots’ environmental impacts: Automation matters less than vehicle type August 18, 2021
  10. Small changes in diet could help you live healthier, more sustainably August 18, 2021
  11. Haiti earthquake: U-M experts can discuss August 14, 2021
  12. New IPCC climate report: U-M experts available to comment August 9, 2021
  13. New satellite data reveal increasing proportion of world’s population exposed to floods August 4, 2021
  14. Lake Huron sinkhole surprise: The rise of oxygen on early Earth linked to changing planetary rotation rate August 2, 2021
  15. Could residential heat pumps be part of the climate solution? July 30, 2021
  16. Turning diapers into sticky notes: Using chemical recycling to prevent millions of tons of waste July 27, 2021
  17. Addressing links between poverty, housing, water access and affordability in Detroit July 26, 2021
  18. Community brings a fresh spin to Detroit alleyways July 20, 2021
  19. More flooding reported in Detroit metro area: U-M experts available July 16, 2021
  20. Electric delivery vehicles: When, where, how they’re charged has big impact on greenhouse gas emissions July 12, 2021