Research

Studies and Reports

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.

Publications

Peer-reviewed research articles, white papers, working papers, and other publications by MITEI researchers.

Energy Futures Magazine

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


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

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