MIT IDEAS Global Challenge teams innovate around the world during IAP
February 8, 2012Students develop quality-of-life solutions for underserved communities.
Jake Whitcomb, SDM '12: Sustainability Requires Systems Engineering
January 30, 2012
Five-year effort by Campus Energy Task Force saves MIT millions of dollars, kilowatt-hours
December 21, 2011
Christoph Reinhart appointed associate professor of architecture
December 5, 2011World renowned building scientist and architectural educator joins department
IPC Forum on Energy Innovation
November 22, 2011New ways of developing clean, reliable, affordable U.S. energy supplies
New seminar explores computational sustainability
September 20, 2011
3 Questions: Dennis Frenchman on making cities sustainable
June 14, 2011How the form of urban spaces adds to the energy they use.
Social entrepreneur and Build Change founder honored for earthquake-resistant housing innovation
May 10, 2011$100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability Awarded to Dr. Elizabeth Hausler for Culturally Accepted, Sustainable Reconstruction in Developing Countries
Academic, industry and government leaders explore systems thinking
October 27, 2010Annual conference examines how approach could help solve the world's pressing problems.
BP Agrawal wins $100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability
April 28, 2010Honored for technology that improves access to clean water, health care and business development in rural India
Fund helps energy efficiency bloom across campus
April 21, 2010Alumni gifts support the greening of MIT, and the resulting savings are being reinvested in similar projects.
Revitalizing the land of plenty with affordable housing
March 2, 2010Students in Professor Jan Wampler's class, Architecture Design Studio, spent eight days designing affordable dwellings for farmers in Hawaii
Graduate student’s business storms the cinema lighting industry
January 12, 2010Nuclear Science and Engineering graduate student Michael Short is quickly becoming a leader in the cinema lighting industry with his business, the LEDStorm On-Camera Light, which he designed and built in the MIT Hobby Shop.