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Analyses that shape and influence policy, technology development, and future research.

The Future of Studies

These multidisciplinary reports each examine the role of a specific energy source in meeting future energy demand under carbon dioxide emissions constraints.

Consortia Research

Using a commons approach to multi-year energy systems studies: MIT researchers work with leading international companies to incorporate diverse perspectives and expertise.

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Energy Futures

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


MIT Energy Initiative launches the Future Energy Systems Center

New MITEI consortium focuses on speeding the energy transition, engaging with industrial leaders, to deploy clean energy advances at scale

Using nature’s structures in wooden buildings

Tools for designing with forked tree branches

New England renewables + Canadian hydropower

A pathway to clean electricity in 2050

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