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There may be 500,000,000 solar panels on US roofs with Hillary Clinton at  
helm

There may be 500,000,000 solar panels on US roofs with Hillary Clinton at helm

Clinton aims for 700% increase in solar capacity by 2020

July 30, 2015Read more
MIT idea: Reward solar generation instead of installation

MIT idea: Reward solar generation instead of installation

Incentives for solar generation, rather than installation, could drive the market faster

July 30, 2015Read more
The carbon-tax shell game

The carbon-tax shell game

MIT economist Robert Pindyck quoted in evaluation of the cons of carbon tax policy

July 29, 2015Read more
High school students blend engineering, art, and science

High school students blend engineering, art, and science

Students in the Edgerton Center's Engineering Design Workshop will soon unveil their STEAM-infused projects

July 29, 2015Read more
Former weapons system engineers raise $6.9M for learning home air vents

Former weapons system engineers raise $6.9M for learning home air vents

Ecovent, an MIT spinoff company, says it already has $1 million in preorders

July 29, 2015Read more
Making the new silicon

Making the new silicon

Gallium nitride electronics could drastically cut energy usage in data centers, consumer devices

July 29, 2015Read more
Colette Heald awarded AGU James Macelwane medal

Colette Heald awarded AGU James Macelwane medal

Professor in civil and environmental engineering and earth, atmospheric and planetary sciences will be honored at an awards ceremony in December

July 28, 2015Read more
Boston's Ecovent snags $6.9M for wireless climate-control tech

Boston's Ecovent snags $6.9M for wireless climate-control tech

MIT startup is optimizing the energy efficiency of home temperature control

July 28, 2015Read more
Hillary's solar plan: 'Ambitious' but 'doable'

Hillary's solar plan: 'Ambitious' but 'doable'

MITEI Director of Research and Analysis Francis O'Sullivan talks to the Washington Examiner about Clinton's newly unveiled climate strategy

July 28, 2015Read more
Consortium including MIT awarded $110M national grant to promote photonics  
manufacturing

Consortium including MIT awarded $110M national grant to promote photonics manufacturing

Partnership of government, industry, and academia will pursue integration of optical devices with electronics

July 28, 2015Read more