Education

MITEI Education offers programs and opportunities that prepare future energy innovators, researchers, and policymakers to confront the urgent global challenges of developing low- and zero-carbon energy solutions to address climate change and expand energy access. We serve undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral scholars at MIT and around the world. In the classroom, online, and through hands-on experiences, students develop broad and deep knowledge in diverse areas; hone and practice necessary skills; and network with peers and professionals.

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Energy Futures

Energy Futures is published twice a year, featuring energy research and other energy activities at MIT.


Decarbonizing the U.S. power grid

A new MIT online model for regional planning calculates the cost-optimized strategy for specific regions under a variety of constraints and assumptions.

Promising designs for nuclear power reactors using molten salt

Selecting the right metal can alleviate the corrosion problem.

Six innovative energy projects received MIT Energy Initiative Seed Fund grants

Annual MITEI awards support research on carbon removal, novel materials for energy storage, improved power system planning, and more.

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