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Basic Energy Science

Research at the atomic and molecular levels, providing the scientific underpinnings for new energy technologies

Image from Making electricity with photovoltaics, Energy Futures, Spring 2011 Credit: Justin Knight

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MIT Energy Initiative awards nine Seed Fund grants for early-stage energy research

Awardees will use grants to advance research in areas including energy storage, renewables expansion modeling, and the chemistry of electrocatalysts.

New textbook on physics of energy

A comprehensive introduction to the principles governing energy sources, uses, and systems

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