Tabares-Velasco awarded two DOE grants for work toward energy efficiency at any income level 11/7/2023

Tabares-Velasco awarded two DOE grants for work toward energy efficiency at any income level Payne Institute Faculty Fellow Paulo Tabares-Velasco is featured in this article about receiving funding from the DOE Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation...

Colleges and companies collaborate to study PFAS soil purification methods at Schriever SFB 11/1/2023

Colleges and companies collaborate to study PFAS soil purification methods at Schriever SFB Payne Institute Faculty Fellow Chris Higgins contributes to this article about how a team of scientists at the Colorado School of Mines alongside other major universities will...

9 PFAS treatment, destruction technologies to be tested side by side at Colorado military base 11/01/2023

9 PFAS treatment, destruction technologies to be tested side by side at Colorado military base Payne Institute Faculty Fellow Chris Higgins is featured in this article about how the Colorado School of Mines is leading a multi-institutional research effort to test the...

Critical mineral demand estimates for low-carbon technologies: What do they tell us and how can they evolve? 10/31/2023

Critical mineral demand estimates for low-carbon technologies: What do they tell us and how can they evolve? Mines Student Researcher Jordy Lee Calderon, Faculty Fellows Nicole Smith and Elizabeth Holley, and Payne Institute Director Morgan Bazilian write about how...

Mines researchers get $2M from NASA to advance technology for extracting aluminum from lunar soil 10/02/2023

Mines researchers get $2M from NASA to advance technology for extracting aluminum from lunar soil Payne Institute Faculty Fellow Jihye Kim is featured in an article about Molten regolith electrolysis – which processes melted lunar soil to extract the metals within –...