Interest is growing in mining the ocean for valuable metals. A new study helps gauge the extent of the impact.
“This is the key, the linchpin that will set a lot of things in the right direction,” says the mechanical engineering professor.
Jacopo Buongiorno and others say factory-built microreactors trucked to usage sites could be a safe, efficient option for decarbonizing electricity systems.
HASTS PhD student Caroline White-Nockleby aims to advance climate justice by minimizing localized burdens of renewable energy implementation.
An urgent call to confront climate change reverberated throughout MIT Better World (Sustainability), a virtual gathering of the global MIT community.
Researchers evaluate the role and value of long-duration energy storage technologies in securing a carbon-free electric grid.
Use of a novel electrolyte could allow advanced metal electrodes and higher voltages, boosting capacity and cycle life.
New findings may help unleash the potential of high-powered, solid-electrolyte lithium batteries.
By developing electrochemical technologies, he hopes to help reduce reliance on fossil fuels.