The MIT Joint Program's sponsored research projects that are currently ongoing or that have been conducted within the past year are listed below. Select a particular project title to see more information. See past Joint Program research projects.

Special Project

China Energy and Climate Project (CECP)

This new research effort is focused on studying energy and climate change governance in China.    Learn more...

Funding Source: Corporate & Foundation Gifts

Funding Source: U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Funding Source: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

  • An Improved Framework for Analysis of Global Warming: Development and Application
      Project Leaders: Ronald Prinn and John Reilly

Funding Source: U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)

Funding Source: U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Funding Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Funding Source: U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Funding Source: U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

Funding Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Funding Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Funding Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Funding Source: MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (MIT CSHub)

Funding Source: MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI)

Funding Source: MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative (MIT ESI)

Funding Source: BP

Funding Source: Energy Foundation (EF)


Funding Source: Sustainable Insight Capital Management (SICM)

Funding Source: Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART)

Funding Source: United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER)

Consortium: Eni, ICF International, Shell, AFD


Prior Projects