Mit ClimateColab Proposals Portlet Mit ClimateColab Proposals Portlet

Contests

Urban Heat Island Effect

Urban Heat Island Effect

How can we effectively mitigate the urban heat island effect in Cambridge, Massachusetts?
5 proposals
121 votes
 Voting open! 
Buildings

Buildings

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the building sector?
4 proposals
21 comments
 Open 
Energy Supply

Energy Supply

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from electricity generation?
4 proposals
26 comments
 Open 
Industry

Industry

How can industry innovate to meet the climate challenge and drive sustainable growth?
2 proposals
1 comment
 Open 
Land Use: Agriculture, Forestry, Livestock

Land Use: Agriculture, Forestry, Livestock

How can we scale-up sustainable landscape management to significantly reduce GHG emissions while ensuring food, water, and energy security?
6 proposals
2 comments
 Open 
Transportation

Transportation

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector?
1 proposal
0 comments
 Open 
Waste Management

Waste Management

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from waste and waste management?
1 proposal
0 comments
 Open 
Shifting Attitudes & Behavior

Shifting Attitudes & Behavior

How can we shift perceptions, values, norms, and attitudes about climate change?
7 proposals
21 comments
 Open 
Adaptation

Adaptation

What can be done to prepare for and adapt to the impacts of climate change?
7 proposals
11 comments
 Open 
Rural resilience

Rural resilience

What actions can rural communities take to increase their resilience to climate change?
1 proposal
17 comments
 Open 
Anticipating Climate Change in the Pamir Mountains

Anticipating Climate Change in the Pamir Mountains

How can traditional ecological calendars used to guide agricultural activity link to climate science so as to anticipate climate change in the Pamir Mountains?
12 proposals
92 comments
 Open 
Energy-Water Nexus

Energy-Water Nexus

What immediate actions can we take to address energy-water nexus challenges?
3 proposals
1 comment
 Open 
Atypical Ideas for Carbon Neutrality

Atypical Ideas for Carbon Neutrality

What atypical, innovative ideas can turn Somerville, MA into a carbon-neutral city?
4 proposals
18 comments
 Open 
Energy solutions for Latin America

Energy solutions for Latin America

How can we create more efficient, renewable energy solutions to reduce GHG emissions from the electricity sector in Latin America?
1 proposal
1 comment
 Open 
U.S. Carbon Price

U.S. Carbon Price

How could a national price on carbon be implemented in the United States?
1 proposal
1 comment
 Open 
Urban Energy Efficiency

Urban Energy Efficiency

How do we leverage innovation in hardware, software and business models to increase urban energy efficiency?
1 proposal
0 comments
 Open 
Contest Suggestions

Contest Suggestions

What other contests should the Climate CoLab run?
43 proposals
80 comments
 Open 
Proposal Workspace

Proposal Workspace

Enter and work on proposals outside of the contest periods.
57 proposals
190 comments
 Open 
Geoengineering

Geoengineering

How can we effectively counteract the effects of rising atmospheric greenhouse gases, whether or not emissions are reduced?
0 proposals
0 comments
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Global Plan

Global Plan

What should be the global plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
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United States Plan

United States Plan

What should be the United States' plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
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European Union Plan

European Union Plan

What should be the European Union's plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
 Coming soon 
China Plan

China Plan

What should be China's plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
 Coming soon 
India Plan

India Plan

What should be India's plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
 Coming soon 
Other Developing Economies Plan

Other Developing Economies Plan

What should be the other developing economies' plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
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Other Developed Economies Plan

Other Developed Economies Plan

What should be the other developed economies' plan to address climate change?
0 proposals
0 comments
 Coming soon