For anyone who wants to follow the debates here about the BP-Berkeley
Biofuels issue, here are some updates.
There was a faculty forum on this issue on March 8, and a video
webcast of that event is available at
The first hour covers presentations by a select panel of "experts";
the second hour covers comments and questions from the floor -
faculty and students.
Yesterday (3/31/07) the San Francisco Chronicle reported that it has
been agreed that four faculty members (committee chairs of the
academic senate) will participate in the negotiations between
Berkeley officials and BP officials on the detailed terms of the $500