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Podcast: The human environmental nexus

Frances Beinecke on the U.S. climate trajectory, the need for national leadership, and how to make an impact on climate change

MIT Energy Initiative director opposes US EPA proposal to weaken emission guidelines

MITEI's Director Robert Armstrong submitted a comment to the EPA's recent proposal, which would weaken emissions guidelines. In his letter, Armstrong stated the importance of regulating carbon dioxide as a major driver of climate change.

Podcast: The Future of Nuclear Energy

Nuclear energy’s potential in the future low-carbon energy landscape

3Q: Howard J. Herzog discusses the state of carbon capture
Climate change, “tough tech” startups, and the future of energy intelligence

MITEI Director Robert Armstrong on takeaways from MITEI’s Annual Research Conference

Indonesian company INALUM collaborates with MIT Energy Initiative as a member to advance low-carbon energy technologies

INALUM will support research through MITEI’s Low-Carbon Energy Center for Materials in Energy and Extreme Environments

Student researchers lend their voices and ideas to Future of Nuclear study

Students describe invaluable insights gained from the experience

Study: Adding power choices reduces cost and risk of carbon-free electricity

To curb greenhouse gas emissions, nations, states, and cities should aim for a mix of fuel-saving, flexible, and highly reliable sources.

Podcast: Firm low-carbon energy resources

Jesse Jenkins and Nestor Sepulveda of MIT discuss what the future looks like for reducing CO2 emissions in electricity

MIT Energy Initiative study reports on the future of nuclear energy

Findings suggest new policy models and cost-cutting technologies could help nuclear play vital role in climate solutions