Carnegie Mellon University's Jeremy Michalek, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering & Public Policy, explores this question with his latest research.
The Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation at CMU leverages the expertise of more than 100 faculty from across the university to address several complex challenges:
• How to use and deliver the energy we already have far more efficiently.
• How to expand the mix of energy sources in a way that is clean, reliable, affordable and sustainable.
• How to create innovations in energy technologies, regulations and policies.