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Reflections on Winter School by Mauricio Leon

Note: A group of students and researcher toured cities in India and China in January as part of the National Science Foundation Partnership in International Research and Education (PIRE) grant.  Learn more about the Winter School 2016. The students share their observations on this … Continue reading

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Daqian Jiang and Dr. Anu Ramaswami published an article in the journal of Environmental Research Letters

Daqian Jiang and Dr. Anu Ramaswami, with the University of Minnesota published an article titled: The ‘thirsty’ water-electricity nexus: field data on scale and seasonality of thermoelectric power generation’s water intensity in China, with the journal of Environmental Research Letters. … Continue reading

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University of Minnesota PIRE student, Kangkang Tong, gave a presentation at the joint 11th International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) Socio-Economic Metabolism section conference back in November 2014

University of Minnesota PIRE student, Kangkang Tong, gave a presentation at the joint 11th International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) Socio-Economic Metabolism section conference back in November 2014 in Australia. She presented on the quantifying GHG emissions from infrastructure use … Continue reading

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Until Next Time

Written by Andrew Fang It’s been a whirlwind 2 weeks, traveling from Shanghai to Wuxi to Yixing to Xiamen. We just wrapped up the Summer School with a successful workshop in Xiamen! We presented are work for city officials and … Continue reading

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It’s done, already?

Written by Julia Johnson As I sit on the plane from Seattle to Minneapolis I am still struck that I have just spent 5 weeks in China. I suppose that means the saying holds true, “The days go slow but … Continue reading

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New Experiences in China

Written by Daniel Costie During our whirlwind tour of China, we had the pleasure of stopping in a ‘small’ city (5 million people) called Wuxi.  Unexpectedly, I experienced an aspect of China that had been missing in the previous cities … Continue reading

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