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    Robert Rosner,

    Professor, Astronomy & Astrophysics, University of Chicago

    Robert Rosner is a theoretical physicist who has been on the faculty of the University of Chicago since 1987. He served as Argonne National Laboratory’s chief scientist and associate laboratory director for physical, biological and computational sciences from 2002 to 2005, and was Argonne’s laboratory director from 2005 to 2009. Recently, Rosner’s research has increasingly turned to energy technologies and to the public policy issues that relate to the development and deployment of various energy production and consumption technologies, including nuclear energy, the electrification of transport and energy use in urban environments.

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    Monday, Oct 12 2015

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    It takes over 700 pounds of coal to power a single light bulb for a year. Compare that to the typical wind turbine, which has been calculated at... read more
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