U. of M. Develops One-Minute Oil Change

Read the full story in Algae Industry Magazine. University of Michigan engineering researchers have demonstrated that they can “pressure-cook” algae for as little as a minute and transform 65 percent of the biomass into biocrude. The findings were presented Nov. 1 at the 2012 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA.

Should Companies Care If Hurricane Sandy Was “Caused” By Climate Change?

Read the full post at the HBR Blog Network. Hurricane Sandy has killed more than 100 people in the U.S. and the Caribbean, and caused billions of dollars in damage. The scene around my Connecticut home is not pretty, with downed trees and power lines everywhere. It's a serious time, and a time for some …