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More schools setting up green workforce training programs

  |   July 9, 2009

The Charleston Regional Business Journal reports that Virginia Tech has teamed up with Trident Technical College to develop curriculum in the green sector. According to the article, "the two schools …

Deep Energy Infrastructure at UC-Irvine

Unchallenged assumptions took a beating in a session from Wendell Brase of UC-Irvine at today‚Äôs Smart and Sustainable Campuses conference. Focusing on labs and IT facilities, which often have 24/7 …

Greener IT on campus

While good green citizens are fond of using email to save trees, the widely-ignored fact is that those same emails take up all kinds of server space. Space which, as …

ClimateEdu: Youth Activism, Hydrogen Cars, and more

Our latest issue is live. Here are today's headlines: Youth Activists Making Their Voices Heard at Climate TalksJoann KlimkiewiczAt climate talks in Poznan, young delegates from across the world added …

Al Gore Lauds Youth and Campus Activists

In case you haven’t heard, Al Gore addressed students across the country tonight in a live webcast from the Energy Action Coalition and the PowerVote campaign, asking young people to …

USA Today Covers Biking and Walking Programs at universities

Bikes on campus are nothing new, particularly to cash-strapped students. But when a university invests in bike rental programs, increased riding and parking infrastructure, and the physical and environmental health …

LAT Covers Green Building at Universities

  |   July 7, 2008

Here’s another trend-skimming piece for you: this Los Angeles Times article highlights more than a dozen schools building green. If you already know a lot about LEED, geothermal and recycled …

Same Difference: Unplug Your Cellphone or Skip the Bath

  |   July 2, 2008

Ever wonder whether your power strip or your shower timer saves more energy? David MacKay of Without Hot Air wants you to know for sure what your actions mean. In …

Moving Past the Low-hanging Fruit at University of Missouri

One of our Chill Out! competition winners, the University of Missouri, has accomplished the admiral task of reducing their energy use by 19% per square foot since 1990, while still …

Remodeling the Commercial Kitchen at Kendall College

A quick scan through your house reveals a few truths about the energy costs of your appliances. In many homes, the most constant energy drain comes from the direction of …

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