U-M sustainability commitment
"A great public university strives to make the world a better place." With that emphatic declaration, President Mary Sue Coleman, right, announces an ambitious new commitment for U-M sustainability
, including a a variety of green and energy-related initiatives.
Examining the potential of solar PVs
Through the Department of Energy's SunShot Initiative, U-M's Vice President for Research Stephen R. Forrest, left, examines organic photovoltaics technology
and solar cell technology's potential for widespread commercialization.
Ice's chilling effect on offshore energy
A solar solution to supplying fresh water
Thinking inside, outside and on the box
U-M researchers and their counterparts from China's Shanghai Jiao Tong University explore how new, high-efficiency smart facades
–windows – could capture solar energy, store and transmit light, and control heat transmission day or night, winter or summer.
Clean Energy Venture Challenge
Partnerships for energy innovation