| Leslie Shown

The Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC), one of three bioenergy research centers established in 2007 by the Biological and Environmental Research program in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science, recently published its 1,000th scientific paper.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts, Conversion, Plant Deconstruction, Plant Genetics & Breeding, Sustainable Agriculture

| Wisconsin Energy Institute

UW–Madison's energy experts have a wealth of knowledge to share and a commitment to contributing to discussions on energy. Here, you’ll find a monthly round-up of their media coverage.

Transportation & Fuels, Electricity Systems


It’s springtime in Wisconsin again. Home gardeners and farmers are busy tending to their beds and fields, relishing the fresh sprouts of flowers, vegetables and crops. It begs the question: What happens to plants as they enter spring?

Plant Genetics & Breeding


La Follette School faculty member Greg Nemet is one of only 35 recipients of the 2017 Andrew Carnegie fellowship.

Electricity Systems, Solar


Coming soon to campus: a dining checkout line that generates energy from customers’ footsteps and a cooler, more efficient rooftop greenhouse.

Electricity Systems