Student ‘thinks outside the hive’ to address global bee shortage

Student ‘thinks outside the hive’ to address global bee shortage

You’ve heard of rooftop gardens atop high-rise urban buildings but what about rooftop bee hives?

That’s NC State student Leigh-Kathryn Bonner’s solution to the worldwide bee shortage: let’s bring bees back […]

RecycleMania underway at NC State

RecycleMania underway at NC State

NC State will compete Feb. 1 – March 28 against universities across the U.S. and Canada in the RecycleMania Tournament, an annual collegiate recycling competition.

Each week NC State’s Waste Reduction and […]

Historic Yarbrough Steam Plant earns sustainability certification

Historic Yarbrough Steam Plant earns sustainability certification

One of the oldest buildings on NC State University’s campus is now renovated and certified nationally for sustainable construction and energy efficiency.

Following a significant renovation, the 1920s era Yarbrough Steam […]

Campus energy efficiency improves one building at a time

Campus energy efficiency improves one building at a time

Speed isn’t everything in the race to reduce NC State’s energy use and costs. In fact, the latest innovation in the campus energy-saving toolbox shows that slow and steady can […]