In the news: Iran, Shaheen-Portman, Climate change, Printing batteries

Iran agreed to curb nuclear activities in return for about $7bn (£4.3bn) in sanctions relief. Deal is made with new Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, a relative moderate who replaced Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/24/us-iran-nuclear-idUSBRE9AI0CV20131124 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25074729

An energy efficiency bill by Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) is likely to make another round in the Senate, after failing to pass in the last session. http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/Does-Future-National-Energy-Legislation-Depend-on-the-Success-of-an-Efficie  http://www.shaheen.senate.gov/priorities/issues/energy/

Lest we forget about climate change. http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/nov/24/warsaw-climate-talks-greenhouse-gas-emissions http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/opinion/climate-crisis-who-will-act.html

Print yourself a lithium ion battery… well, getting there. http://www.technologyreview.com/demo/521956/printing-batteries/

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