Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

Breaking the Energy Deadlock-New Technologies for a Secure and Sustainable Energy Economy

05/23/2002 1:45 Kresge
Charles C. Mann, Contributing Writer, Technology Review; Correspondent, Science and The Atlantic Monthly; Firoz Rasul, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ballard Power Systems; Ashol Belani, President, Schlumberger Semiconductor Solutions; Michael Koss, Assistant Director, Sustainable Mobility Project, World ;

Description: Decades of controversy over access, environmental impact, and economic costs have created an energy landscape characterized by glacial change punctuated by periodic domestic and international crises. Can new technologies-from fuel cells to wind turbines, improved oil and gas discovery and production methods, and intelligent power grids, buildings and transportation systems-break the impasse and lead to a reliable, low-cost and environmentally responsible energy future?

Host(s): Office of the Provost, Technology Review

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments.

MIT World — special events and lectures

MIT World — special events and lectures

Category: Events | Updated 11 months ago

Created
December 12, 2011 16:09
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
2808 times

More from MIT World — special events and lectures

Nurturing a Vibrant Culture to Drive Innovation

Nurturing a Vibrant Culture to Driv...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:54:35 | 11187 views

Getting Unstuck: How to Promote More Sustainable Practices in Our Organizations

Getting Unstuck: How to Promote Mor...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:53:51 | 8419 views

The University as Patron of Cutting Edge Architecture <br> (Part Two)

The University as Patron of Cutting...

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:25:00 | 4962 views

The Future of Work

The Future of Work

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:53:05 | 4601 views

MIT Perspective on Engineering Systems

MIT Perspective on Engineering Systems

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:13:00 | 6308 views

30th Anniversary of The Inter-University Committee on International Migration

30th Anniversary of The Inter-Unive...

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:29:00 | 3667 views