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5 Universities Going Greener & Cleaner

June 10, 2015. Image credit: Unsplash Sustainability efforts, energy savings, and greenhouse gas inventory metrics are all high priorities to a college or university, and more importantly, to their students. When engaging in a master energy plan or energy savings renovation project, there is an excellent opportunity to build student support around campus sustainability. Energy […]

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Iowa’s Public Universities Ramp up Energy Conservation Efforts

Lisa Markowski for Zondits, April 10, 2015 The University of Iowa (UI) plans to increase the “smart” scheduling changes enacted for 10 weeks last summer in select campus buildings to save energy. The program adjusts summertime classroom scheduling to concentrate the occupied space on campus to reduce cooling needs. The school started by eliminating evening […]