| Jason Daley

Replacing fossil fuels with electricity or biofuels does not mean reliance on gas and oil will go away overnight.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts, Energy & Society

| John Allen
Despite bleak environmental news, the UW’s Nelson Institute finds reasons to hope.

Energy & Society, Environmental Studies, Science Communication, Education & Outreach

| Jill Sakai

Tim Donohue, UW Foundation Fetzer-Bascom Professor of Bacteriology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and interim director of the Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI), testified in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, March 3, before the U.S.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts, Policy & Regulation

| Kelly April Tyrell

Steve Ackerman will serve as the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s next vice chancellor for research and graduate education. He was named today by Chancellor Rebecca Blank.

Education & Outreach

| Jason Daley

Someday soon, oil refineries may trade in crude oil for agricultural waste like corn stalks or renewable plants like switchgrass in order to produce sustainable biofuels.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts

| WEI Staff
Tim Donohue, UW Foundation Fetzer-Bascom Professor of Bacteriology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and interim director of the Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI), will present testimony at 9:15 a.m. EST on Tuesday, March 3, before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Science, Oceans, Fisheries, and Weather in Washington, D.C., about the opportunities and challenges of the bioeconomy.

Transportation & Fuels, Energy & Society, Economics, Industry

| Jill Sakai
For pollinators and pest-eaters in the patchwork habitats of Wisconsin, the answers may lie in land restoration and management.

Environmental Studies, Sustainable Agriculture