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 provides guidance for evolving electric power sector | MIT News

Experts call for regulatory, policy, and market transformation to realize potential of distributed energy technologies.

Emily Dahl | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Dec. 15, 2016 ~8 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

In global efforts to address climate change, electrical engineers have crucial role | MIT News

In student energy seminar, Professor Rajeev Ram illustrates engineering solutions to energy issues.

Bev Freeman | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
March 23, 2016 ~7 min