3 Questions: Hunt Allcott on behavioral economics and the energy crisis
March 5, 2010Can understanding human irrationality help solve our energy problems? An MIT researcher explains
Architecture student wins $15K in worldwide competition
January 25, 2010Proposal Would Create Large Recreational Network in Mumbai
Figuring out where to put the carbon
January 11, 2010If we plan to keep using fossil fuels, we need to figure out how to sequester the resulting carbon dioxide. New tools from MIT could help evaluate where to do it — and how to keep it contained.
Massachusetts Association of Science Teachers honors Kathleen Vandiver
January 6, 2010
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
Assessing the impact of ‘Climategate’
December 15, 2009At Dec. 10 forum, MIT faculty experts discussed what 'Climategate' really means for climate science and the ongoing policy negotiations in the Congress and at Copenhagen.
3 Questions: Henry Jacoby on Copenhagen
December 9, 2009The co-director of MIT’s Global Change program discusses what to expect from the U.N. Climate Change Conference, and the effects of ‘Climategate’
ASTM names CEE’s Jack Germaine Professor of the Year
November 10, 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.
3 Questions: Sergey Paltsev on the costs of climate-change legislation
November 4, 2009MIT’s Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change has pegged the annual cost of the proposed cap-and-trade legislation in Congress at $400 per U.S. household. But estimating the cost of doing nothing is far more difficult.
MIT Sloan launches "Clean Energy Ventures"
October 23, 2009New workshop on building and sustaining clean energy businesses