American University Students "Alternative Break" Focuses on Fracking, and Renewable Energy

Students tour Cornell's innovative efficient and renewable energy sources...

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American University Students get a tour of Lake Source Cooling from Lanny Joyce
American University Students get a tour of Lake Source Cooling facility from Lanny Joyce

American University's "Alternative Spring Break" focused on sustainable economic development, and its relationship to human rights, with a focus on natural gas and fracking.

American University Students get a tour of Hydroelectric Plant from Frank Perry
American University Students get a tour of the Hydroelectric Plant from Frank Perry

Among their stops was Ithaca. They met with the KyotoNow! group and  Cornell Professor Tony Ingraffea (a fracking expert). They also got tours of Cornell's Lake Source Cooling, Hydroelectric Plant and Combined Heat and Power Plant.

 Click here to read the blog about their trip

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