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  • Paper on storage requirements and costs in Vox: 'Getting to 100% renewables requires cheap energy storage. But how cheap?' - 8/9/2019
  • New paper in Joule: Storage requirements and costs of shaping renewable energy toward grid decarbonization - 8/7/2019
  • Magdalena Klemun presents at NREL workshop on methods for R&D portfolio analysis and evaluation - 7/18/2019
  • Goksin Kavlak presents at the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Urban Environment in Xiamen, China - 7/15/2019
  • Goksin Kavlak presents at ISIE in Beijing - 7/10/2019
  • Magdalena Klemun presents at ISSST 2019 in Portland - 6/26/2019
  • Magdalena Klemun awarded Best Presentation at the 2019 Technology, Management, and Policy Graduate Consortium - 6/18/2019
  • Juhyun Song graduates with a PhD in chemical engineering and a Master of Business Administration - 6/7/2019
  • Philip Eash-Gates graduates with a Master of Science - 6/7/2019
  • Professor Trancik delivers keynote at DTU Transportation Summit in Copenhagen - 6/4/2019
  • Marco Miotti presents at Hitachi-University of Tokyo Forum on Society 5.0 - 4/17/2019
  • Continued coverage of paper on the reasons for solar energy’s cost decline - 4/5/2019
  • Micah Ziegler presents on evaluating the costs and value of energy storage to the MIT Portugal delegation - 2/4/2019
  • Goksin Kavlak is interviewed by CleanTechnica about the causes of cost reduction in photovoltaic modules - 1/31/2019
  • Prof. Trancik presents at the 2019 MIT Japan conference - 1/24/2019
  • Continued coverage of carboncounter.com on fastcompany.com and Quartz - 1/17/19