Atmospheric chemist is recognized for her “leadership in working toward real-world solutions to address the global climate crisis.”
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Online panel discussion hosted by MIT explores best practices for mitigating climate-related risk.
April 16, 2020 • ~10 min
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Recovering and safely destroying the sources of these chemicals could speed ozone recovery and reduce climate change.
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With support from renewable energy sources, the MIT research scientist says, we can consider hydrogen fuel as a tool for decarbonization.
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A five-story mixed-use structure in Roxbury represents a new kind of net-zero-energy building, made from wood.
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Study tracks pollution from state to state in the 48 contiguous United States.
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Researchers are devising new methods of synthesizing chemicals used in goods from clothing, detergents, and antifreeze to pharmaceuticals and plastics.
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MIT researchers review renewable energy and carbon pricing policies as states consider repealing or relaxing renewable portfolio standards.
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Wielding complex algorithms, nuclear science and engineering doctoral candidate Nestor Sepulveda spins out scenarios for combating climate change.
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A new study looks at how the global energy mix could change over the next 20 years.
Jan. 9, 2020 • ~5 min
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