2011 News Posts

Archive of Sustainable Campus News from 2011...

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2 million pounds of CO2 -- $230K -- are saved in campus energy conservation contest
12/12/11, Source: ChronicleOnline

For sake of our children, 'think small and dream big' to be more sustainable
11/21/11, Source: ChronicleOnline

Student, staff member receive campus sustainability awards
11/18/11, Source: ChronicleOnline

New Recycling System Streamlines Disposal, Will Reduce Landfill
11/10/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

University Unveils Plan to Meet Environmental Objectives
11/4/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

New sustainability plan pools expertise and looks to future
11/2/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Students hand out energy-saving treats with tricks on saving money
11/1/11, Source: Chronicle Online

NSF supports renewable energy research, Native American outreach project
11/1/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Cornell Reveals Designs for NYC Tech Campus-Buildings will focus on sustainibility
10/25/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Facilities Initiatives May Save $15 Million
9/29/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Calculating Carbon Footprints
9/21/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

The Water Bottle Debate: Plastic or Metal?
9/21/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Hybrids: Not the Answer
9/21/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Corn, Compost and Cutlery
9/21/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornellians Commit to Energy-Saving Initiatives Through CALS Green
9/21/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Students Hope to Create Campus Building
9/19/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Skorton talks about sustainability, community partnerships at service breakfast
5/19/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Give reusable items to benefit local charities
5/19/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Physical Sciences Building Earns Gold LEED Status
9/15/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Students Hope to Create Campus Building
9/15/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

CALS Green energy-cutting contest helps Big Red go green
8/31/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Physical Sciences Building gets gold rating for green design
8/29/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Bill Nye '77 Dedicates Solar Clock and Inspires Cornell Scientists
8/29/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Greek House First in N.Y. to Make Energy Upgradess
8/24/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell to lead national environmental education program
8/12/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Retrofits save megawatts -- and megabucks -- in Cornell greenhouses
7/6/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Skorton talks about sustainability, community partnerships at service breakfast
5/19/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Give reusable items to benefit local charities
5/19/11, Source: Chronicle Online

New director of experiment station's ag operations focuses on sustainability
5/10/11, Source: Chronicle Online

After Delays, Big Red Bikes Rolls Out for First Day
5/5/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell committee recognizes Tompkins Climate Protection Initiative with award
4/29/11, Source: Ithaca Journal

Tompkins Co. energy options offer gas, wind, solar choices
4/27/11, Source: Ithaca Journal

Cutting 'food miles' doesn't necessarily make 'cents'
4/28/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell presents sustainability award to county initiative
4/28/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Students Initiate Collegetown Composting
4/27/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

New Technology Enhances 'Lights Off' Project
4/27/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Writer Tells of Global Warming Dangers
4/22/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Students flip switches to save energy
4/21/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Lord Krebs: Sustainability Requires Sacrifice
4/13/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornellians to share sustainability successes in China
4/6/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Fate of 'Take Back the Tap' Unclear
4/6/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Last Lump of University Coal Burned for Campus Energy
3/28/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Campus celebrates Sustainability Month throughout April
3/23/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Ithaca coal power plant goes all natural gas
3/22/11, Source: Innovation Trail

Hinchey opposes Pell Grant cuts, focuses on sustainability
3/22/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Last lumps of coal head for energy plant
3/22/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Last lumps of coal head for energy plant (video)
3/22/11, Source: Chronicle Online Video posted on Cornell Cast

Last lumps of coal head for energy plant
3/22/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Sustainability Efforts Do Not Affect Statler Guests, Professors Find
3/17/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell heats up, cools down and plans to save big with $46M investment in energy conservation
3/10/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Research Points to Algae to Fuel the Future
3/9/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Sustainability initiative launches with 10 teams to transform campus into 'living lab'
3/6/11, Source: Chronicle Online

Bike-share program coming to Cornell after spring break
2/23/11, Source: Ithaca Journal

Cornell Power Plant Wins Energy Efficiency Award from EPA
2/17/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

LEAF Rating System Rewards Greek Sustainability
2/11/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell University Offers New Sustainability Minor
2/10/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Student Assembly Postpones Votes on Proposals to Improve Groups' Sustainability
1/28/11, Source: Ithaca Times

Cornell researchers collaborating on biofuels facility
1/20/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell researchers collaborating on biofuels facility
1/20/11, Source: The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell University recognized as an 'institution of community engagement'
1/5/11, Source: Cornell Press Relations Office

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