Reporter’s Notebook: How to spur energy storage innovations
December 17, 2009Proposed X-Prizes for energy storage could produce key enabling technologies to make renewable energy development more practical
Harnessing the world’s collective intelligence to deal with climate change
December 15, 2009Climate Collaboratorium lets the public review the impacts of plans now being discussed and debated internationally
MIT Energy Initiative awards fourth round of seed grants
December 15, 2009
Energy, environment, health care discussed at annual Systems Thinking Conference
November 6, 2009On Oct. 22-23, MIT faculty and industry leaders discussed the need for a systems-based approach to tackle complex challenges such as health care, energy, and the environment at the 2009 MIT conference on systems thinking for contemporary challenges.
Energy, behavior, and climate: Many answers, no miracles
November 6, 2009BP CEO Tony Hayward Discusses the Harsh Realities at MITEI Colloquium
IDEAS Competition team Lebônê Solutions wins Popular Mechanics award
October 29, 2009A dirt-powered battery developed by Lebônê Solutions Inc., a 2009 MIT IDEAS Competition team, was recently named one of the 10 Most Brilliant Innovations of 2009 by Popular Mechanics Magazine.
Of Note: BP chief Tony Hayward to address MITEI Colloquium
October 27, 2009
Also labeled: Special events and guest speakers
Energy researchers find Obama an eager student
October 26, 2009In the President's visit to MIT labs he showed keen interest, quick understanding and warm appreciation, say his hosts
President Obama lights up MIT
October 23, 2009Calls for America to lead the world in clean energy.
MIT Sloan launches "Clean Energy Ventures"
October 23, 2009New workshop on building and sustaining clean energy businesses
President Obama to deliver energy address from MIT on Friday
October 21, 2009At noon on Friday, the President will deliver an address from Kresge Auditorium about American leadership on clean energy. The address will be webcast live.
The easy way to go green
October 19, 2009Alum's 'state-of-the-shelf' energy-efficient house is among a bevy of new ideas for curbing energy use and greenhouse gas emissions presented at MIT's annual Energy Night.
Walking the Talk at MIT: John DiFava
October 19, 2009
Fuel cells get a boost
October 14, 2009Creating tiny steps to electrode surfaces can double the efficiency of the emissions-free electricity sources, MIT researchers find.