Strategic Summer Scheduling Reaps Energy Savings

Strategic Summer Scheduling Reaps Energy Savings

A hot, humid North Carolina summer isn’t when you might expect NC State to save nearly $900 a day in avoided energy costs. But thanks to a new initiative, the […]

New Solar Umbrellas Power Outdoor Study Spot

New Solar Umbrellas Power Outdoor Study Spot

The newest outdoor study spot on NC State’s campus is powered by the sun.

Three 9-foot umbrellas located between Tucker and Owen Residence Halls feature solar panels powering lithium ion battery […]

Park Scholars leave solar legacy on NC State’s Centennial Campus

Park Scholars leave solar legacy on NC State’s Centennial Campus

NC State University is elevating renewable energy to new heights with the installation of a 16-foot-tall solar tree near the university’s James B. Hunt Jr. Library.

With a 1,500-watt solar array […]

NC State boosts B Corp movement in North Carolina

NC State boosts B Corp movement in North Carolina

The Wolfpack is part of building momentum for a new social enterprise movement in the Triangle.

Through the Business Sustainability Collaborative (BSC) of NC State’s Poole College of Management, the university […]

Students study compost as alternate fertilizer for campus recreation fields

Students study compost as alternate fertilizer for campus recreation fields

A grassroots composting effort from NC State students and staff is strengthening literal grass roots on the university’s recreation fields at Centennial Campus.

In fall 2014, University Recreation and Grounds Management […]

Carter-Finley Stadium Implements Composting

Carter-Finley Stadium Implements Composting

As the Wolfpack scores touchdowns on the football field, NC State fans will be moving the chains toward creating a zero-waste Carter-Finley Stadium during the 2015 football season.

NC State Athletics […]