MIT convened 200 researchers, policymakers and civic leaders for a conference titled Together in Climate Action: Northeastern North America Policy Summit.
Two years after committing to a less carbon-intensive campus, MIT has plans in place to meet campus greenhouse gas reduction goals by 2030.
ESI Seed Grant recipient Elsa Olivetti is using AI to deduce new, more sustainable "recipes" for materials.
ESI curriculum grant winner David Hsu studies the most efficient paths for cities to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
Johan Rockström joined ESI for a People & the Planet lecture on "a framework for preserving Earth's resilience."
ESI seed grant recipients Lily Baum Pollans and Eran Ben-Joseph published a study on food scrap recycling programs in the U.S.
MIT researchers team up with leaders from the metals and minerals industry to envision a more sustainable future.
MIT News covers ESI's Spring 2017 People and the Planet lecture series talk by Bob Inglis and his tax plan to stop climate change.
ESI seed grant recipient Charles Harvey has been studying one of the world's last undisturbed tropical peat forests on the island of Borneo.