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Black Oak Commits to $99K in Tax Payments

Cornell will purchase all of the wind farm's energy for at least 10 years...

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City of Ithaca One Step Closer to Solar Farm

Local government seeks to reduce fossil fuel usage and cut electricity costs...

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Student Assembly Sheds Light on Coal Divestment

The Student Assembly passed a resolution Thursday shedding light on the University’s decision to remove coal holdings from its endowment portfolio seven years ago and encouraging the administration to avoid reinvesting in coal...

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Op Ed Working Towards Cornell’s Carbon-Free Future

President Skorton released a report outlining steps the University must take to become carbon neutral by 2035...

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New LED lights Illuminate Sports Venues’ Vibrancy

The Department of Athletics and Physical Education is installing energy saving LED lights at all campus athletic facilities...

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Generators that Relieve Power Grid Worsen Ozone Pollution

Cornell engineers found firing up diesel backup generators in non-emergency situations triggers rising atmospheric ozone concentrations...

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Ives Hall Complex ECI Project Saves $280,000 and 410 Tons CO2 Annually

New building controls, outside air flow stations, control stations, and control logic...

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U.S. Department of Energy’ Awards $3M Grant for ‘Air-Conditioned’ Clothing

Clothing that cools or warms the body by a few degrees can potentially help reduce energy waste in buildings...

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Black Oak Wind Farm Passes Final Environmental Review

The proposed Black Oak Wind Farm met all requirements under the State Environmental Quality Review process...

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Wind to Power One-Fifth of Cornell’s Energy

A wind farm may soon supply about 20 percent of Cornell’s electricity usage...