This section contains direct links to various publications, blogs, and other articles that address energy-focused research topics and current events. Blog posts on global perspectives in energy initiatives and other subjects are published by members of the Energy Initiative at UIC. The Energy Initiative allows a community of students and faculty researchers to share their insights and knowledge with the EI community and other professionals to motivate peer and institutional research and foster intellectual discussion. Information from the EI news articles shared by student members bring attention to important energy-related issues from a local to global scale. News articles shared by student members bring attention to important energy-related issues on local and global scales such as meeting environmental challenges, building sustainable societies, and other matters.