Passage of the Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard in 2007 by the N.C. General Assembly and incentives from the federal government are helping create a growing “clean […]
The facility that is expected to be N.C. State University’s first “green” LEED-certified building was dedicated Jan. 6, 2011, but it isn’t on campus. The conference center at the Eastern […]
Nominations for the 2011 Earthwise Awards are now open! Click here to view the online nomination form.
Each year a faculty member, staff member and a student are honored with an […]
In the first green event for NC State Athletics, the Wolfpack women’s basketball team welcomes the UNC Tar Heels Monday, February 21, at 7:00 p.m. to historic Reynolds […]
University Housekeeping is currently testing an ionized water- based technology that is effective in sanitizing and cleaning for general purpose applications. After five months of in-house testing, the technology appears […]
Will Lamb, UAB president, said: “UAB commits to sustainability because it sends the right message to students, and promotes a healthier future for not only the environment, but for […]
North Carolina State University has been named one of the Top 5 Greenest Schools in the Southeast by Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine. The March issue hits newsstands this week […]
A recent audit by Waste Reduction and Recycling (WRR) found that 70 percent of waste generated at Fountain Dining Hall was compostable. The four-hour audit, which took place January 27, […]
Submitted by: Caroline Barnhill – NC State News Services
Researchers at North Carolina State University are working to demonstrate that trees can be used to degrade or capture fuels that leak
Climate impact presentation and discussion to address NC State’s greenhouse gas inventory and emissions.
The University Sustainability Office will present the first S.E.E. NC State Series of the 2009-2010 academic year […]