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.
News@MITSloan for Oct. 13
October 13, 2009
Frances Beinecke, NRDC President, urges action on climate change
October 9, 2009
Energy savings in black and white
October 7, 2009MIT students develop concept for color-changing roof tiles that absorb heat in winter, reflect it in summer.
Small springs could provide big power
September 20, 2009Mechanical engineer Carol Livermore and colleagues find that carbon nanotubes, used as springs, have potential to compete with batteries for energy storage.
September 16, 2009Ahmed Ghoniem of mechanical engineering leads an MIT effort to make coal plants cleaner by using a pressurized combustion system to capture carbon dioxide.
A new approach to engineering for extreme environments
June 24, 2009Scientist creates model to design radiation-resistant materials
Greenhouse gases made visible
June 22, 2009Fed by MIT data, display shows extent of human-caused emissions
International Engineering Systems Symposium addresses complex, large-scale challenges
June 17, 2009
Collaboration eyes computing boost for New England
June 11, 2009Rooted at MIT, effort brings together state, industry, academia