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The MIT Tata Center for Technology + Design supports innovation and entrepreneurship to address the challenges of communities in the developing world.

3 Questions: Meet the Tata Fellows
Power to the people

MITEI spinoff Waya Energy helps countries work toward universal access to electricity.

MIT spinoff Takachar processes waste biomass to reduce airborne emissions
Swift Solar: Startup with MITEI roots develops lightweight solar panels
Khethworks: Startup deploys solar-powered pumps to help irrigate crops all year long
3 Questions: Robert Stoner discusses clean energy for India

Tata Center director discusses energy opportunities and challenges for world’s 3rd largest economy.

Saving heat until you need it

A new concept for thermal energy storage

Maximizing innovation for an energy sector in flux

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

Tata Center adds eight new projects to its 2018-2019 portfolio

MIT principal investigators will receive funding and support for projects seeking an impact in the developing world.

Strong current of energy runs through MIT

Research, education, and student activities help create a robust community focused on fueling the world's future.

Biomass torrefaction: Tapping the hidden value of farm waste
Making India’s waste streams sustainable
Air quality sensors
Tata Center announces new projects for 2016-2017
Incentives matter
MIT and India Connect on Environmental Solutions
Going off grid: Tata researchers tackle rural electrification
Cleaning water without the grid
Bringing MIT and India closer together

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