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Jun 27 2018 | Posted In: News
By Mark Golden STANFORD, Calif.—Autonomous vehicles are bad for the environment, argued the team that triumphed in the annual debate at Stanford University’s Silicon Valley Energy Summit. Polling before the debate had the audience—both in person and following live on YouTube—squarely supporting...
May 7 2018 | SF Gate | Posted In: Press
James Sweeney, director of the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center at Stanford University, said there's too much uncertainty to know if California will meet its electric vehicle targets.
May 1 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: News
The selection committee cited an energy-saving program with the Girl Scouts that started as part of PEEC's Energy Behavior Initiative. Ardoin and other researchers continue to refine the program and are rolling it out to Girl Scouts nationally.
Feb 12 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: News
As smartphone users know all too well, a sleeping device can still suck the life out of a battery. One solution for extending the battery life of wireless devices under development by researchers at Stanford University is to add a wake-up receiver that can turn on a shut-off device at a moment’s...
Jan 26 2018 | San Jose Mercury News | Posted In: Press
“There is no way on earth they can reach their greenhouse gas goals unless they do something to force a lot more electric vehicles in the mix,” said James Sweeney