Best Of

MIT’s contributions to energy innovation have led to technological breakthroughs and informed key public policies. In 2017, MITEI celebrated over a century of energy at MIT and 10 years since MITEI’s inception. These articles showcase the best of energy research, education, and outreach from MITEI's first 10 years.

Reducing risk in power generation planning

Why including non-carbon options is key

Quantum dot materials

Optimizing nanostructures for energy devices

Carbon-nanotube electrodes

Tailoring designs for energy storage, desalination

Energy Fellows, 2017–2018
Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) US initiative announces 2017 awardees
New chair of Energy Minor Oversight Committee envisions changes for Energy Studies Minor
Undergrads gain on-the-job experience in energy with MITEI member companies
Jennifer Rupp: Engineering ceramics for renewable energy and information applications
Jing Li: Applying economics to energy technology development and deployment
Making appliances—and energy grids—more efficient