Environmental and Sustainable Technologies Laboratory
Technology working for people, society, and humanity
The EASTlab specializes in the design of technology systems that reduce environmental impact while advancing economic and societal objectives.
Our research evaluates and influences the design of consumer products, manufacturing processes, and water systems. Our research also includes the design of policy instruments and corporate strategies that allow environmentally beneficial products and processes to succeed in the marketplace with maximum economic efficiency for consumers, corporations, and taxpayers. Since its establishment in 2000, the EASTlab has produced over 100 original scholarly publications while creating over $10 million in research and education programs. Graduates of the EASTlab are continuing the mission in academia, government, and industry.
Sustainability and Technology in the News
The Myth of the Sustainable City https://t.co/G5Pjipxidy
California Freeways Will Soon Generate Electricity https://t.co/lJBwdS2Rac
Federal Court Blocks Challenge To Social Cost Of Carbon https://t.co/zmjnPr7PMe
NASA: Natural gas industry the source of massive methane 'hot spot' https://t.co/d2sTrQq26f
Scotland blows away the competition – 106% of electricity needs from wind – joins select club https://t.co/OcRokFfRBt