May 16-18 event, hosted by MIT Solve, will include remarks from Eric Schmidt, Ursula Burns, Yo-Yo Ma, and Luis Alberto Moreno, among other luminaries.
At annual event, 10 teams split $92,500 in prize money for designing innovations that improve lives worldwide.
A 4 percent reduction per year in carbon dioxide emissions should net $339 billion in health savings in 2030, researchers estimate.
Professor of mechanical engineering explains the importance of advancing internal combustion engines and offers his take on recent EPA rollbacks.
Nine student teams pitched solutions to global water issues at annual event.
Daniel Kammen of the University of California at Berkeley discusses current efforts in clean energy innovation and implementation, and what's coming next.
New technologies, systems, and business models are rapidly changing the energy landscape, experts attest.
An increase in corn and soybean production in the Midwest may have led to cooler, wetter summers there.