On the second day of his campus visit, Alvarado addressed a packed room at the Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center, where he discussed his plan to decarbonize Costa Rica by 2050, making the country effectively 100 percent reliant on renewable energy sources.
On Nov. 9, 2016, earth systems science professor Noah Diffenbaugh ’96 M.S. ’97 was contacted by the Associated Press fewer than five minutes after the organization had called the presidential election for Donald Trump. He was asked what the outcome meant for global climate change, and it’s a question he hasn’t stopped hearing since. “With…
Laurence Tubiana is a French economist, diplomat, and professor who served as French ambassador at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP21, where the latest global agreement on climate change was negotiated.
Stanford researchers found that walking in nature, as opposed to walking in urban areas, provides mental health benefits.
The University will commence the construction of the William and Cloy Codiga Resource Recovery Center – a new facility that will test water-recovery technologies – on Bonair Siding Road this spring, after breaking ground on the project Tuesday.
The Stanford Law School, thanks to a gift from the late Ray Bright J.D. ’59 and in collaboration with the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, announced its inaugural recipient for the new Bright Award.
The Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment has announced its latest crop of Environmental Venture Projects (EVP), each of which will receive funding over the next two years to tackle significant environmental issues worldwide.
A recent survey conducted by Stanford and Ipsos Public Affairs revealed a decline in U.S. support for government-endorsed climate change initiatives over the past two years.