Stanford University

Disaster management: wildfires in california

Ed’s note: Disasters are real, are you ready?

Research from Stanford proposes that each fire season will be drier, hotter, windier and subject to the conditions that will make fires more numerous. Editor Claire Volkwyn wonders how risk mitigation impacts utilities.
blue energy

Stanford researchers generate “blue energy” by mixing sea and fresh water

A new battery made from affordable and durable materials generates energy from places where salt and fresh waters mingle. The technology could make coastal wastewater treatment plants energy-independent and carbon neutral.
DEWA

DEWA enhances smart grid cooperation with Stanford University

A delegation headed by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), has visited Stanford University in...
quantum information science

Stanford’s new water-based battery key to renewable storage

Stanford scientists have developed a manganese-hydrogen battery that could fill a missing piece in the nation’s energy puzzle by storing wind and solar energy...

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