Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

MIT Energy Initiative

The MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI), established in September 2006, is an Institute-wide initiative designed to help transform the global energy system to meet the needs of the future and to help build a bridge to that future by improving today's energy systems. The MITEI program includes research, education, campus energy management and outreach activities that cover all areas of energy supply and demand, security and environmental impact.

Collection videos

The Growth Imperative: Plotting a Sustainable Energy Future for India

The Growth Imperative: Plotting a S...

Added 16 days ago | 01:09:30 | 308 views

MITEI Energy Colloquium with Jairam Ramesh, Former Indian Minister for Rural Development, Visiting Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School Abstract The revival of rapid economic growth is an urgent imperative for India. At the same time, it is ...

How to Think about Energy and Climate: A MITEI Energy Colloquium with George Shultz

How to Think about Energy and Clima...

Added 22 days ago | 01:01:36 | 213 views

You might not picture former Secretary of State George Shultz PhD ’49 as someone who drives an electric car, or has solar panels on the roof of his home. But he does — and Shultz has become a vocal proponent of action to combat climate c...

Future Energy Supply and Security in Switzerland

Future Energy Supply and Security i...

Added 3 months ago | 01:11:56 | 361 views

July 10, 2014 Doris Leuthard, Federal Councillor, Head of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications DETEC Lino Guzzella, Rector and President-elect, ETH Zurich Alexander Wokaun, Head, General Ener...

Unexpected changes in the US energy system - a political economy perspective

Unexpected changes in the US energy...

Added 12 months ago | 00:58:21 | 265 views

Speaker: Phil Sharp, President, Resources for the Future Recorded on October 23, 2013

Designing Chemically Robust Metal Oxides for Visible-Light Photocatalysis: toward Solar Z-Scheme Water Splitting

Designing Chemically Robust Metal O...

Added over 1 year ago | 01:09:33 | 1724 views

Bart Bartlett Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan Recorded on May 14, 2013 Abstract Solar driven water splitting for large-scale hydrogen fuel production from semiconductor photo-electrodes has the potential to provide ener...

See all 87 videos

Collection details

Global Awareness & Action
MIT Energy Initiative (



You can have new episodes delivered directly to your computer as soon as they’re available.