Inventing a sustainable future.

The Environmental Solutions Initiative mobilizes the substantial scientific, engineering, policy, and design capacity of MIT to create solutions to today’s environmental challenges through diverse activities in education, research, and convening.

A LANDSCAPE VIEW OF ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY AT MIT

Click on the map above to explore the full range of environment and sustainability efforts happening at MIT.

Johan Rockstrom

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NEWS

August 17 MIT News article on food-waste recycling project, funded by an ESI research seed grant.

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Fall lunch seminars

MIT faculty and grad students are invited to join ESI’s informal discussion series on emerging topics in environmental research and education.

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In addition to funding research seed grants, ESI funds about 10 PhD students each year whose research is focused on sustainability.

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