Student Projects

The Institute for Sustainable Energy works with students and faculty at area universities to investigate specific issues related to mitigation greenhouse gas emissions in cities. The class projects provide valuable background material for the work of Carbon Free Boston.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management, Sustainable Business Lab

Northeastern UniversitySchool of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

  • Student Participants: Jiaqi Liu, Moire Loftus, Hannah Lyons, David Snowdon, and Yuwei Zou
  • Faculty Supervisor: Professor Gavin Shatkin
  • Project Title: Incorporating Issues of Energy Efficiency Adoption into the City of Boston’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Strategy 
  • Products: Final Report

Boston University, Department of Earth and Environment

  • Student Participants: Matthew Garamella, Katharina Voehler, Bolaji Olateru- Olagbegi, Michel Silano, Casey Kelly, Yan Luofei, Madison Berman, and Daniella Meza Chavez
  • Faculty Supervisor: Professor Richard Reibstein
  • Project Title: An Assessment of the Experience Implementing Community Choice Aggregation in Massachusetts 
  • Products: Final Report