SOCIAL VIDEOS 


POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENT

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SOCIAL VIDEO

It takes a lot of electricity to make Boston University run. How much, exactly? Currently, BU uses 205,000 megawatt hours of electricity per year. That got us thinking — what if we could offset that? Starting in 2020, BU has committed to purchase a matching amount of clean electricity from a wind farm in South Dakota, a major first step in our bold goal of carbon neutrality by 2040.

Full article: BU Today


WHAT IS MULTIPARTY COMPUTATION?

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SOCIAL VIDEO

Data can be used to analyze complex problems, shine a light on new solutions, or even resolve otherwise unanswerable questions. But when it comes to using data for the public good, such as finding new drug targets for cancer or understanding how ride-sharing apps can influence traffic congestion, there is often societal tension between data sharing and data protection. In many cases, data sharing is even constrained or prevented by legal, ethical, or privacy restrictions.

Full article: BU Research