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Developing New Light and Energy Technologies

Developing New Light and Energy Technologies

Silvija Gradečak customizes nano-scale systems for large-scale impact in light and energy.

August 21, 2014Read more
Waste audit shows Pune slums generate little garbage

Waste audit shows Pune slums generate little garbage

MIT Tata Center research finds waste generation in the slums is one-fourth the amount generated in lower-middle class and higher income households.

August 20, 2014Read more
IIT-Bombay receives largest ever donation for research and development

IIT-Bombay receives largest ever donation for research and development

Part of MIT Tata Center partnership

August 20, 2014Read more
The power of salt

The power of salt

MIT study investigates power generation from the meeting of river water and seawater.

August 20, 2014Read more
Old car batteries could make cheaper, more efficient solar panels

Old car batteries could make cheaper, more efficient solar panels

MIT study shows a single battery could power 30 homes.

August 19, 2014Read more
Obama's Second-Term Energy Policy Is Working

Obama's Second-Term Energy Policy Is Working

In The Wall Street Journal, John Deutch writes that President Obama is reducing CO2 coal emissions via regulation, but he can do more to develop U.S. oil and natural gas.

August 19, 2014Read more
Recycling old batteries into solar cells

Recycling old batteries into solar cells

Proposal could divert a dangerous waste stream while producing low-cost photovoltaics.

August 18, 2014Read more
Sheila Kennedy honored for design innovation

Sheila Kennedy honored for design innovation

Exploring intersections of architecture, digital networks and public space

August 18, 2014Read more