A Legacy of Sustainability Ethic Furman University traces its history of strong leadership on environmental issues back thirty years. More recently, in 2007, President David E. Shi led the campus to become a charter signatory to the ACUPCC. This... Read More
The George Washington University
La Ventana de los Mil Días is a Guatemalan health initiative that focuses on preventing malnutrition in young children under the age of 2 years old, pregnant and breastfeeding women, and women in their birth giving years.
George Washinton University
There's another obesity epidemic in America: we're fat on gasoline.
We look at the Ivanpah solar thermal plant, a 400 megawatt facility that uses mirrors to reflect sunlight onto energy towers instead of burning coal to make steam.
Wastewater from brewing beer can be used to power the whole process, creating a more sustainable drink for all.
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
One of the hardest parts of cracking the renewable energy problem is storing power from wind and solar. One company thinks that old-fashioned train technology might be the solution.
The energy efficient person, David Sparks, explains why TVA, an electric company wants the customers/ people to use less electricity to help the environment.
University of Mississippi
The Center for Manufacturing Excellence building at the University of Mississippi is powered by more than 400 solar panels that have been installed on the roof. The building was built to promote green energy and for educational purposes. The solar... Read More