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  • 01/18/19

    Watch: Battery Safety testing and the U-M battery Lab

    Don’t try this at home: This nail penetration test was designed as a control to show the violence of a catastrophic battery failure when not properly contained. This test was conducted for an external Battery Lab customer designing battery safety products. The automatic “nail” piercing the battery cell is one…

  • 01/11/19

    Energy in the News: Friday, January 11

    Mark your calendars for Lauren Knapp’s January 25 postdoctoral seminar, The answer is blowin’ in the wind: Do American attitudes on energy and economic willingness to pay for renewables reflect behavioral outcomes? A paper authored by Chris Scheuer, Gregory A Keoleian, and Peter Reppe- Life cycle energy and environmental performance…

  • 01/04/19

    Energy in the News: Friday, January 4

    Happy New Year from all of us at the Energy Institute! –Energy Economics Weekly Briefing: Check out and download the 2019 Energy Institute Energy Economics calendar, created by Economics student Mitch Mead and UMEI’s Ellen Hughes-Cromwick. Mark your calendars: Postdoctoral Seminar: The answer is blowin’ in the wind: Whether Americans’…

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