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Keeping the balance: How flexible nuclear operation can help add more wind and solar to the grid

Optimization model shows that operating nuclear plants flexibly can reduce electricity costs, increase revenue for nuclear plants, and cut CO2 emissions in electric power systems.

Kristala Prather: Advancing energy-efficient biochemistry and training tomorrow’s scientists and engineers
New energy studies class examines technical and social drivers of global energy systems
Writing takes center stage in Physics of Energy class
Energy alumni: Where are they now?
Maximizing innovation for an energy sector in flux

Decarbonization, digitization, and decentralization were focal points at the MIT Energy Initiative’s Annual Research Conference.

Cooling buildings worldwide

Analysis points the way to energy-efficient systems

3Q: New England’s wholesale electricity markets

Abigail Krich, founder and CEO of Boreas Renewables, discusses the incompatibility of New England’s electricity market structure with achieving carbon emissions reduction goals.

IHI Corporation collaborates with MIT Energy Initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and advance clean energy

Tokyo-based company will support research within MITEI’s Low-Carbon Energy Center for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage.

3Q: Innovating for the clean energy economy

Daniel Kammen of the University of California at Berkeley discusses current efforts in clean energy innovation and implementation, and what's coming next.