Caltech

Solar Panels

Feds Pledge $75M For Converting Solar Energy Into Liquid Fuel At Berkeley Lab, Caltech

Federal officials have pledged $75 million for the study of harnessing solar energy for fuel production at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the California Institute of Technology.

04/29/2015

Seismograph

California Failing To Fund Early Warning System That Sensed SoCal Earthquake

California’s early earthquake warning system worked as seismologists hoped it would, giving them notice that a quake was about to strike seconds before the ground in Los Angeles began shaking Monday, but residents didn’t get that warning because the state hasn’t identified a source of funding to build and maintain the system.

03/18/2014

(CBS)

California Earthquake Warning System Stymied By Budget Shortfall

A system giving Californians warning of an impending earthquake may not be operational any time soon despite the success of similar programs in other countries.

05/03/2012