news from the lab 2010
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Environment - Chemistry - 30.11.2010
Formic acid in the engine
Do ants hold the key to the fuel of the future? Formic acid provides more efficient and safer storage of hydrogen.
Environment - 12.10.2010
Computer model to calculate noise levels
Acoustic specialists have developed a computer model which allows to calculate noise levels along the entire Swiss rail network.
Environment - 11.10.2010
Reservoirs: a neglected source of methane emissions
Substantial amounts of the greenhouse gas methane are released not only from large tropical reservoirs but also from run-of-the-river reservoirs in Switzerland, especially in the summer, when water temperatures are higher.
Environment - Electroengineering - 25.08.2010
Switzerland’s biggest solar energy park starts power generation
The construction of the biggest Solar Park in Switzerland is taking shape as the first photovoltaic panels come on stream.
Environment - Life Sciences - 24.06.2010
Decline of freshwater species
The decline of biodiversity represents a loss of natural capital for future generations. Freshwater ecosystems are particularly affected, as they harbour disproportionately high levels of biodiversity.