Using enhanced halide perovskite in place of silicon could produce less expensive devices that stand up better to light and heat.
The UCLA engineering professor and colleagues take approaches to mitigating climate change that are considered unlikely by some.
The Nature Positive Universities Alliance commits higher education institutions to take action that helps ecosystems thrive.
A UCLA-led study finds that governments often change course after increasing gas taxes and reducing subsidies to producers.
The Kenyan entrepreneur and his company, Solar Freeze, receive a $100,000 prize for reducing food waste.
Insights about how the ecosystems vary from one another could help shape conservation initiatives and efforts to fight climate change.
The gift from Charlie and Peggy Norris will allow UCLA to bring sustainable practices to the garden and campus.
Since 2017, the Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award has honored those who are bringing bold ideas and energy in the fight to save the planet.
By wrapping platinum-alloy crystals in tiny graphene “nanopockets,” scientists generated far more catalytic activity and power than expected.
More than 60 graduate students have received training through the NSF-funded INFEWS initiative at UCLA.
Researchers are lending their expertise to help make sure everyone in Los Angeles can benefit from the efforts.
Researchers have devised a method for more quickly predicting the performance of potential catalysts in fuel cells.
From May 17 to 19, UCLA Transportation will sponsor on-campus activities designed to promote biking as a sustainable commuting option.
The plan includes initiatives focused on transportation, energy, water and food systems.
“Not all energy-efficient upgrades or programs are the same,” said Magali Delmas, a UCLA environmental economist and co-author of the paper.
Talking climate solutions with Institute of the Environment and Sustainability director Marilyn Raphael
Faculty and students are working on new ways to respond to a wide range of environmental problems.
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability receives $1.5 million pledge from founding director
The gift from Richard Turco and his wife, Linda Turco, will support students engaged in environmental research.
Take a closer look at the oases of nature at UCLA where wild flora and fauna flourish.
Gaurav Sant, director of the Institute for Carbon Management at UCLA, was appointed the inaugural chairholder.
The goal is to divert 90% of the university’s waste from landfills.
LandCART uses machine learning to assess changes in vegetation and ground cover across the American West.
UCLA researchers and colleagues demonstrate how the transition could improve public health and save money.
Campus stands out as a “top performer” amongst institutions of higher education for its programs and operations areas.
The geographer is exploring how work in her field can help vulnerable people all over the globe.
Faculty, alumni and students from multiple disciplines are helping shape stories of accountability in “Sustaining US,” whose second season debuts Oct. 6