Energy and Climate Policy

This area explores policies to facilitate a more equitable energy transition while mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change. View Energy and Climate Policy research updates.

Risk and Resilience

This area embraces how risk assessment informs policy development and decision-making in a cross-disciplinary way by addressing the core natural and social science issues, and makes connections between science/technology and policy by integrating understanding across the sciences. View Risk and Resilience research updates.

Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities

This area explores how the design of new technologies and policies in seven key infrastructure sectors—energy supply, water supply, waste management, transportation, buildings, green spaces and food supply—can enhance the environmental sustainability, health and livability of our cities, today and in the future. View Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities research updates.

Technology Innovation and Policy

This area studies governance of new technologies and the policies that accelerate innovation and steer technological change towards the common good. View Technology Innovation and Policy research updates.

Urban Water and Food Systems

This area explores the food/energy/water nexus from an urban systems perspective and the impact on the environment of providing food, water, and energy to more than half of the world’s people living in cities today. View Urban Water and Food Systems research updates.