MIT study finds that challenges in measuring and mitigating leakage of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, prove pivotal.
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.
MIT startup Acoustic Wells earned the grand prize at the annual entrepreneurship competition.
Student-run event spans energy policy, carbon pricing, storage technologies, and the rise of renewables.
Long-haul trucks with electric motors combined with gas-alcohol engines could slash pollution levels and greenhouse gases.
Visiting Assistant Professor Maryam Rashed Alshehhi models a region with freshwater shortages, oil spills, and frequent dust storms.
Detailed 3-D imaging of kerogen, a source of petroleum and natural gas, could improve estimates of recoverable amounts.
Boreas Renewables' Abigail Krich discusses the incompatibility of New England’s electricity market structure with achieving carbon emissions reduction goals.
New technologies, systems, and business models are rapidly changing the energy landscape, experts attest.