Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in Create Account

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. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT World — special events and lectures

MIT World — special events and lectures

Category: Events | Updated 6 months ago

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


Viewed
1994 times

More from MIT World — special events and lectures

Modeling Human Mobility

Modeling Human Mobility

Added over 3 years ago | 00:47:09 | 2548 views

The Politically Correct Atomic Reactor

The Politically Correct Atomic Reactor

Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 1729 views

Democratizing Innovation

Democratizing Innovation

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 2883 views

Computing for Everyone

Computing for Everyone

Added over 3 years ago | 00:55:06 | 2604 views

The Future of Civic Engagement in a Broadband"Enabled World

The Future of Civic Engagement in a...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:35:08 | 5740 views

Zebrafish and Cancer: What's the Connection?

Zebrafish and Cancer: What's the Co...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:56:44 | 2557 views