Content tagged ‘environment’

Changing Climates, Flexible Cities

Continuum, February 28th, 2014

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Greening Gray Infrastructure

Winter 2014

Judith Layzer says as urban development escalates and climate change creates rising seas, current water management systems are failing.

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From Pollutants to Smart Policy

Winter 2014

Noelle Eckley Selin’s work to cut urban air pollution attracts attention of environmental policy makers across the world.

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Not Just Men in Spandex

Winter 2014

Michael Lin and Sandra Richter design a future vehicle for bike lanes.

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A Letter from the President

Spring 2012

MIT's energy initiative

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Energy for the Future

Spring 2012

Since the creation of the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) five years ago, the world’s energy landscape has changed.

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Trickle Down Effect

Spring 2012

Ruben Juanes’ work has profound implications for carbon sequestration, which can help prevent global warming.

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Going With the Flow

Spring 2012

Michael Triantafyllou says that as oil and gas companies operate in deep waters, under-water robots are essential to the world’s energy supply.

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The Future of Natural Gas

Spring 2012

Henry Jacoby co-leads a key study on natural gas, a fuel that has become the largest U.S. energy story in decades.

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Power From Nature

Spring 2012

Marc Baldo and Jeffrey Grossman say that if it weren’t for MIT’s Energy Initiative, they wouldn’t have federal support.