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The landmark WaterHub at Emory University in Atlanta is an eco-friendly water recycling plant that cleanses 400,000 gallons per day of wastewater for purposes other than drinking. Harnessing biomimicry processes, […]
North Carolina State University has installed near its library a 16-foot-tall solar tree where students and others can charge laptops, phones and tablets. Comprising a 1,500-watt solar array atop a […]
The order: large pizza, extra green. To increase composting efforts on campus, North Carolina State University has been focusing on the proper disposal of a popular item used by students: […]
Food, yard and animal waste at University of California, Davis is being converted into energy by a biodigester that’s the largest of its kind on a college campus. The $8.5 […]
In western Massachusetts, Hampshire College students are “checking out” packets of fruit and vegetable seeds from the library to grow in pots on their patios and in community gardens. They […]