- Richard Lester, head, MIT's Dept. of Nuclear Science and Engineering; co-chair, Industrial Performance Centerat MIT; author, Unlocking Energy Innovation: How America Can Build A Low-Cost, Low-Carbon Energy System
- Ryan Chin, research associate and PhD candidate with the MIT Media Lab
- Thilo Koslowski, vice president, Industry Advisory Service Manufacturing group, Garnter
- Cliff Allen, vice president, Sales, Terrafugia
The old gas-and-coal-powered grid is changing. Germany now generates 20% renewable energy, but America has lagged — and Richard Lester, head, MIT's Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering, says that’s got to change.
Then, we look at how transportation is adapting to a world that's urbanizing, increasingly polluted - and straining to meet energy needs.