Online panel discussion hosted by MIT explores best practices for mitigating climate-related risk.
April 16, 2020 • ~10 min
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Substituting lumber for materials such as cement and steel could cut building emissions and costs.
Dec. 11, 2019 • ~4 min
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Recommendations could help companies deliver more useful disclosures to investors on risks they face due to climate change.
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The process could work on the gas at any concentrations, from power plant emissions to open air.
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New research looks at how environmental taxes can work for everyone, in Spain and beyond.
Sept. 25, 2019 • ~4 min
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MIT researchers are developing a battery that could both capture carbon dioxide in power plant exhaust and convert it to a solid ready for safe disposal.
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Study projects a key role for carbon capture and storage.
July 8, 2019 • ~5 min
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Novel membrane material removes more impurities, without the need for toxic solvents.
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Firms learn from experience in the measurement, reporting, and verification of carbon emissions under China’s emissions trading systems.
Feb. 1, 2019 • ~5 min
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Faculty in the Department of Mechanical Engineering are developing technologies that store, capture, convert, and minimize greenhouse gas emissions.
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