MIT study finds that challenges in measuring and mitigating leakage of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, prove pivotal.
Substituting lumber for materials such as cement and steel could cut building emissions and costs.
Technological innovations, policies, and behavioral changes will all be needed to reach Paris climate agreement targets.
Techniques for observing concrete as it sets could facilitate the development of new cements.
Recommendations could help companies deliver more useful disclosures to investors on risks they face due to climate change.
The process could work on the gas at any concentrations, from power plant emissions to open air.
New research looks at how environmental taxes can work for everyone, in Spain and beyond.
MIT researchers find a way to eliminate carbon emissions from cement production — a major global source of greenhouse gases.