More than 600 acres of solar panels have been successfully installed and connected on land in North Carolina and are delivering their power into the nation’s grid, thanks to a power purchase agreement (PPA) with MIT and two other Boston-based organizations.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs), also known as unmanned aerial vehicles and drones, have become increasingly visible in parks and open spaces across the country.

Housed in a newly designed space, the center brings together an array of services for the MIT community, now in a single location.