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U.S. C3E Ambassadors Meet for 3rd Annual Retreat

U.S. C3E Ambassadors Meet for 3rd Annual Retreat

Ambassadors reviewed nominations for this year’s C3E Awards, an annual awards program supported by the MIT Energy Initiative.

July 30, 2014Read more
Refrigerator magnets

Refrigerator magnets

New theory predicts magnets may act as wireless cooling agents.

July 29, 2014Read more
Regulations only a first step in cutting emissions

Regulations only a first step in cutting emissions

MIT study finds that sectoral regulations will not cut emissions enough to substantially limit climate change, but are a good step toward phasing in a price on carbon.

July 29, 2014Read more
Corralling Carbon Before It Belches From Stack

Corralling Carbon Before It Belches From Stack

MIT Researcher Howard Herzog speaks with the New York Times on the prospects of CCS

July 22, 2014Read more
Steam from the sun

Steam from the sun

New spongelike structure converts solar energy into steam.

July 21, 2014Read more
Nine MIT students and alumni win Fulbright grants

Nine MIT students and alumni win Fulbright grants

Three of the grant-winners will spend the 2014-2015 academic year conducting energy research or studies abroad.

July 17, 2014Read more
Getting a charge out of water droplets

Getting a charge out of water droplets

Water condensing and jumping from a superhydrophobic surface can be harnessed to produce electricity.

July 14, 2014Read more
Floating nuclear plants: Is the future of nuclear offshore?

Floating nuclear plants: Is the future of nuclear offshore?

MIT Researchers have presented an alternative nuclear reactor – one that floats on water.

July 8, 2014Read more
Re-thinking architecture

Re-thinking architecture

Mark Goulthorpe teaches and practices new design and construction logics for the next generation of high-performance buildings.

July 8, 2014Read more
How to Clean the Gas and Oil Industries' Most Contaminated Water

How to Clean the Gas and Oil Industries' Most Contaminated Water

MIT-developed technology at work in Texas thanks to MIT spin-out.

July 8, 2014Read more