Search Results

Social Innovation
day one project
Policy Memo
Eliminating the Chassis Requirement to Free Manufactured Homes from Local Discrimination and Regulatory Dead Weight

…Studies at Harvard University, up 25-65% less than equivalent site-built construction.  Despite their efficiency advantage, manufactured homes face discriminatory barriers to fair competition with site-built construction. Many state laws and…

02.21.24 | 4 min read
read more
Nuclear Weapons
Blog
Construction Of New Nuclear Weapons Facility At Barksdale AFB

…November 2022. Work on the site began in mid-2022 with a $33 million contract to SLSCO, LTD to carry out site preparation via clearing, drainage, building demolition, utilities demolition and…

02.20.24 | 3 min read
read more
Technology & Innovation
Policy Memo
Report
Laying the Foundation for the Low-Carbon Cement and Concrete Industry

…to ship their product. After these products are shipped to a ready-mix concrete facility, the fresh concrete must then be delivered to the construction site within 60 to 90 minutes…

01.16.24 | 17 min read
read more
Science Policy
day one project
Policy Memo
Engaging Coal Communities in Decarbonization Through Nuclear Energy

…meet energy demand while reducing emissions. Further, building advanced nuclear plants on the sites of former coal plants could create benefits for struggling coal communities and result in significant cost…

11.08.23 | 10 min read
read more
Nuclear Weapons
Blog
Upgrade Underway for Russian Silos to Receive New Sarmat ICBM

…the silos themselves. Trees have been removed at both sites to make space for the expanded perimeter fences. While the new perimeters at both sites have been marked out, the…

10.19.23 | 4 min read
read more