Mathematical model predicting disease spread patterns

A team of environmental engineers, alerted by the unusual wealth of data published regularly by county health agencies throughout the pandemic, began researching new methods to describe what was happening on the ground in a way that does not require obtaining information on individuals' movements or contacts. A new model predicts where a disease will spread from an outbreak, in what patterns and how quickly.

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Electrify America Pumping $200 Million More Into California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 15:15:34 +0000

Another $200 million is going from Electrify America’s bank account into California in the next 30 months to expand EV charging infrastructure and EV education in the state. “This is the next exciting phase of our mission to increase EV infrastructure and awareness in California as the state works towards its commitment to help make […]

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Gasoline Shortages Could Ruin Summer Travel Plans, & Sell EVs

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 11:00:22 +0000

After being driven slowly insane by a year of isolation, Americans are ready to hit the open road this summer. Vaccinations have been out for a bit, and cases are dropping even in states that ended all of their COVID restrictions. With an increasing feeling of safety, summer travel is again on the calendar. There’s […]

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Energy Production In USA Fell By More Than 5% In 2020

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 05:22:29 +0000

In 2020, energy production in the United States fell to just below 96 quadrillion British thermal units (quads), down more than 5% from 2019’s record high, according to our Monthly Energy Review. In absolute terms, the drop from 101.3 quads in 2019 to 95.8 quads in 2020 marked the largest annual decrease in U.S. energy production on […]

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