In the News

Tata Center Searches for Solutions for India’s Energy Dilemma
via MIT Technology Review
Three year-old MIT institute focuses on innovation for the developing world.

India’s Energy Crisis
via MIT Technology Review
Photo essay focuses on Indian energy challenges from the perspective of civilians, industry players, and researchers such as those from the Tata Center for Technology and Design at MIT.

For rooftop solar, one decision could change everything
via The Desert Sun
California’s solar incentives are being revamped.

Researcher Views

CCS at a crossroads

CCS is a critical technology if we want to meet long-term climate goals.

Around Campus

Climate change contest selects grand prize winner
Solar panel system wins $10,000 prize for technology that makes energy and water more accessible in the developing world.

MIT Portugal PhD student awarded Fulbright Research Grant
With grant, Henrique Pombeiro will study how to improve energy efficiency in buildings.

Arriving at MIT, One Solution at a Time
Sixteen-year-old freshman Ahaan Rungta participated in MITEI's 2015 Energy Freshman Pre-Orientiation Program (FPOP).

Energy Innovators

Deep in the jungles of the Yucatan peninsula, residents of the remote Mexican village of La Mancalona are producing clean drinking water using the power of the sun.


Recovery of Uranium from Seawater: Technologies, Economics, and Prospects

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
4:45 - 5:45 pm
Location: 66-110

Novel maritime deployment strategies and recent progress toward practical, large scale recovery of seawater uranium by US laboratories and universities.

Faculty Focus

Carlo Ratti appointed as advisor to European Commission
Urban planning professor will advise on smart cities.

Moderating extremes in building design
Leon Glicksman develops energy efficiency technologies and strategies for old and new buildings all over the world.



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