To boost emissions reductions from electric vehicles, know when to charge

MIT researchers develop novel EV emissions model to quantify importance of vehicle charging patterns and impact of ambient temperature on EV emissions levels.

Kelley Travers | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Dec. 17, 2020 ~8 min

MIT Energy Initiative report charts pathways for sustainable personal transportation

Technological innovations, policies, and behavioral changes will all be needed to reach Paris climate agreement targets.

Kathryn Luu | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Nov. 19, 2019 ~10 min

MIT researchers collaborate with Lamborghini to develop an electric car of the future | MIT News

Research from the Dinca and Hart labs, paired with Lamborghini’s “hypercar” concept, will result in the Terzo Millenio, an electric sports car for the third millennium.

Danielle Randall | Department of Chemistry • mit
Nov. 17, 2017 ~3 min

Team led by MIT engineers places second at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb | MIT News

Motorcycle completes 12.5 miles, 156 turns for a second-place finish in the race's Electric Bike Division.

Camilla Brinkman | Edgerton Center • mit
July 11, 2016 ~5 min

MIT Energy Initiative awards nine seed fund grants for early-stage energy research | MIT News

Winning teams will use grants to advance research in areas including fuel cells, solar-powered desalination, and impacts of electric vehicle charging on the power grid.

MIT Energy Initiative • mit
April 25, 2016 ~6 min