Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 7:39pm
The latest plans to transform New York's four public university centers into top national research facilities and high-technology job producers were released Wednesday in a proposal for a "smart energy" research facility at the University at Binghamton.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/19/2012 - 10:40pm
With funds allocated by its Government of the Student Body (GSB), Iowa State University (ISU) is installing an 855-square-foot green roof atop its historic Memorial Union. The LiveRoof® Hybrid Green System from LiveRoof, LLC (Spring Lake, Mich.) was selected for the project.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/12/2012 - 8:12pm
In an ongoing effort to promote sustainability by reducing the volume and velocity of stormwater runoff, Loyola University Chicago is installing a green roof on Cuneo Hall, a new academic building. The 2,400-square-foot installation is Loyola’s seventh green roof.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 10:08pm
Backed by years of research and development and hundreds of prototypes, Haiku, a revolutionary small fan from the company known worldwide for its large diameter, low speed fans, reflects that attention to detail. Its industry-leading efficiency, silent motor, tops-in-class airflow, sustainable materials, quality craftsmanship and minimalist design combine to create the perfect air-moving machine. With eight patents worldwide, Haiku is a true original.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 10:17pm
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and National Wildlife Federation’s (NWF) Campus Ecology program are pleased to announce the release of a new, step-by-step guide to creating student peer-to-peer sustainability education programs—often known as “Eco-Rep” programs—on college campuses.