Renewable Energy

We're going to run out of any kind of fossil fuels, so we need to move on to a renewable source.

Carleton College is proud to be a Second Nature Climate Leadership award finalist for the second year in a row. Through formal adoption of its Statement of Environmental Principles, Carbon Neutrality Value Statement, and Climate Action Plan,... Read More
American Public University System uses innovative building practices to combine adaptive reuse of historic buildings and new construction built to LEED Gold standards.
Indiana State University is focused on advancing sustainability and quality of life by using our community as a living laboratory for solutions to global problems.
Public health is inextricably linked to the health of the planet. The University of Massachusetts Medical School is committed bettering human health through education and research into the causes and potential cures of diseases afflicting the globe...
Oberlin's commitment to sustainability isn't secluded to a single office or project, but something that's integrated throughout campus from engaging prospective students to the Office of the President. Advancing our sustainability goals has led to... Read More
In spring 2012, Western State Colorado University student Kyle Brookens pioneered the opportunity for students to make a voluntary renewable energy contribution, in an effort to reduce WSCU’s dependence on fossil-fuel energy, while reducing our... Read More
Elon University
"Finding Balance @FincaBellavista" is an enlightening documentary about the "rebirth" of a young environmentalist in search of balance within nature and himself. This story takes place in a remote tree house community in the Costa Rican rainforest... Read More
Why waste space on campus? One student wants to turn limited outdoor space on campus into a functional solar charging hub.
This week on Bloomberg West, Planet Forward's Frank Sesno explores the how algae can be used to consume harmful greenhouse gases and produce clean energy.
Display the Compressed Air Recovery Energy (CARE) system seven different ways, showing how this system will heat or air condition homes and businesses at a much lower cost. All cars, trucks, buses and light and heavy rail will run with far less... Read More

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