Solving the Biggest Challenge of Our Time

Taylor, Michelle
November 2015
Laboratory Equipment;2015 Supplement, Vol. 52, p4
The article focuses on the keynote speech of Thom Mason, direct of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), delivered at the R&D 100s Awards and Technology Conference in November 2015, on how to solve energy, the most important challenge of the 21st century. Mason says that transformation in energy can only come about through advances in areas including electrification of transportation, renewable energy sources such as solar and wind energy, and carbon management.


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