In the News

Does ‘Clean Coal’ Technology Have a Future?
via The Wall Street Journal
Howard Herzog Says Innovation Will Deliver; Richard Heinberg Says the Economics Won’t Work

The hidden dangers of low oil prices

Energy Entrepreneurs

MIT Inventor of ‘LiquiGlide’ on WBUR
MIT research that promises to keep ice off of airplane wings and make desalination plants more efficient also is helping consumers waste less.

Heat-mapping startup Essess picks up $10.8 million to scan for energy leaks

Seed Fund Call

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Have an interesting energy idea waiting to be explored? Can you apply your latest findings to the global energy challenge? The MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) wants to hear from you.

Around Campus

MIT Clean Energy Prize Kickoff
Tues, Dec. 2
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Join us for an evening with like-minded entrepreneurs, innovators, and professionals interested in tackling some of today's most important energy issues. RSVP for this event

An MIT project crowdsources local solutions in the fight against climate change

Faculty Focus

Yogesh Surendranath selected for Dreyfus Award
via MIT News Office
The award provides $120,000 over two years to leading environmental chemistry faculty to appoint a postdoctoral fellow.

Q&A: Christopher Knittel on the EPA’s greenhouse gas plan

Member Highlight

ExxonMobil Joins MIT Energy Initiative as Founding Member
Company to invest $25 million over the next five years to support faculty and student energy research



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