Mit ClimateColab Proposals Portlet Mit ClimateColab Proposals Portlet

Contests

Public Voting Period now open! Vote for your favorite proposal in each contest by 7/31!
The Smart Zero Carbon Cities Challenge 2016

The Smart Zero Carbon Cities Challenge 2016

How can smart technologies drive a rapid transition to zero-carbon cities?
2 Proposals
512 votes
Voting Open!
Shifting Behavior for a Changing Climate 2016

Shifting Behavior for a Changing Climate 2016

How can we mobilize individuals and society to shift behaviors in order to address climate change?
6 Proposals
2021 votes
Voting Open!
Land Use: Agriculture, Forestry, Livestock 2016

Land Use: Agriculture, Forestry, Livestock 2016

How can we scale-up sustainable landscape management to significantly reduce GHG emissions while ensuring food, water, and energy security?
12 Proposals
1491 votes
Voting Open!
MIT Climate Mitigation Solutions 2016

MIT Climate Mitigation Solutions 2016

How can MIT demonstrate innovative climate mitigation solutions on campus?
4 Proposals
359 votes
Voting Open!
Energy Water Nexus 2016

Energy Water Nexus 2016

What actions can address interdependent water-energy challenges, and drive us toward a secure water and energy future?
2 Proposals
46 votes
Voting Open!
Aviation 2016

Aviation 2016

How can we design, operate, and power aircraft to reduce the climate impacts of aviation?
2 Proposals
240 votes
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Adaptation 2016

Adaptation 2016

What can be done to prepare for and adapt to the impacts of climate change?
7 Proposals
524 votes
Voting Open!
Materials Matter

Materials Matter

Fabrics and textiles impact our climate -- a lot. How can we spark a materials revolution by rethinking how we value and use them?
5 Proposals
903 votes
Voting Open!
Improving firewood for clean cookstoves 2016

Improving firewood for clean cookstoves 2016

How can rural residents in Colombia efficiently and inexpensively dry firewood for clean cookstoves?
2 Proposals
136 votes
Voting Open!
Energy Supply 2016

Energy Supply 2016

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the electricity sector?
6 Proposals
528 votes
Voting Open!
Waste Management 2016

Waste Management 2016

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from waste and waste management?
5 Proposals
878 votes
Voting Open!
Buildings 2016

Buildings 2016

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the building sector?
4 Proposals
663 votes
Voting Open!
Transportation 2016

Transportation 2016

What initiatives, policies and technologies can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector?
1 Proposal
194 votes
Voting Open!
Industry 2016

Industry 2016

How can industry innovate to meet the challenges of sustaining a healthy climate while meeting societal demands for goods and services?
2 Proposals
972 votes
Voting Open!
Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape Workspace

Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape Workspace

Enter and work on proposals before the contests begin.
11 Proposals
8 comments
Open
Public Attitudes and Behaviors Workspace 2016

Public Attitudes and Behaviors Workspace 2016

What can be done to shift the public's perception of climate change and inspire action?
2 Proposals
3 comments
Open
Buildings Workspace 2016

Buildings Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from the building sector be reduced?
1 Proposal
0 comments
Open
Energy Supply Workspace 2016

Energy Supply Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from electricity generation be reduced?
1 Proposal
30 comments
Open
Transportation Workspace 2016

Transportation Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from the world's transportation be reduced?
5 Proposals
30 comments
Open
Industry Workspace 2016

Industry Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from the industrial sector be reduced?
0 Proposals
0 comments
Open
Agriculture and Forestry Workspace 2016

Agriculture and Forestry Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture, forestry and other land use be reduced?
0 Proposals
0 comments
Open
Waste Management Workspace 2016

Waste Management Workspace 2016

How can greenhouse gas emissions from waste management be reduced?
1 Proposal
0 comments
Open
Adaptation Workspace 2016

Adaptation Workspace 2016

What can be done to adapt to the impacts of climate change?
0 Proposals
0 comments
Open
Geoengineering Workspace

Geoengineering Workspace

How can we effectively counteract the effects of rising atmospheric greenhouse gases, whether or not emissions are reduced?
36 Proposals
42 comments
Open
2015 Regional Climate Action Plan Workspace

2015 Regional Climate Action Plan Workspace

Enter and work on regional climate action plans outside of the contest periods.
40 Proposals
42 comments
Open