MIT urban scientist imagines a future where cars literally fold in half
via Art of Gears
MIT urban research scientist Kent Larson looks into what transportation in densely packed cities will look like, amongst other urban issues
This is what Obama just unveiled to boost solar
The president is pushing a clean energy loan guarantee program, which helped electric car success story Tesla, but also failed solar company, Solyndra.
Jay Whitacre and the edible battery
Because clean energy isn't enough - you need clean storage, too.
New undergraduate energy course accepting students
"Energy Management for a Sustainable Future," offered to undergraduates for the first time, satisfies the Energy Studies Minor requirements.
New Fall 2015 Course: Chemical-Biological Engineering Laboratory Course 10.28: Fundamental Concepts and Applications in Energy
For students interested in the growing energy field; satisfies Energy Studies Minor requirements.
India at the deep end (Tata Center)
via MIT News
Incoming Tata Fellows get a crash course on resource-constrained communities and the challenges of the developing world.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
MIT Media Lab: E14-674
MIT Community Event
MIT Solar Day is an opportunity to learn more about the huge potential of solar energy and the challenges involved in realizing the solar-powered future. A series of speaker sessions featuring MIT faculty from across the Institute’s five schools will highlight the wealth of solar energy research happening right now on campus.
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