UC Davis Energy Industry Expert Explains Texas Power Outages

As many as 4.2 million Texans have suffered this week as a winter storm unplugged their power grid and the Lone Star State seemed unable to cope. Sonseeahray spoke to Keith Taylor, an expert in the energy industry from U.C. Davis, to talk about how Texas seemed so unprepared and how utilities in California may […]

Low-Cost, Large-Diameter Shallow Ground Loops for Ground-Coupled Heat Pumps

This project developed and validated modeling tools for simulating a ground heat exchanger technology that provides a less expensive method for implementing ground-source heat pumps and significantly reduces energy use in many California climate zones, furthering attainment of California’s energy goals. It is well documented that properly sized and installed ground-source heat pumps enjoy higher […]

Measuring the Returns to High Quality Electricity

Speaker: Catherine Wolfram, Professor, Associate Dean Academic Affairs for Haas Business School,  University of California, Berkeley Host: Energy Graduate Group Date: 11/13/2020 Time: 10:30am to 11:50am Watch Video