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Cornell Wins 2013 Global District Energy Climate Award

Central Energy Plant provides all the centrally produced power and district energy services such as steam and chilled water...

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GREEN Programs in Iceland and Costa Rica

The Global Renewable Energy Education Network Program is a short-term experience which combines hands-on education, adventure, service learning, cultural immersion and global networking...

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Treated Fibers Clean Dye-polluted Waters

A cheap and simple process using natural fibers embedded with nanoparticles can almost completely rid water of harmful textile dyes in minutes...

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Optimists Tackle the Issue of Food Security

Three Cornell World Food Prize laureates and three World Food Prize Youth Institute alumni were challenged to outline the single most critical policy recommendation regarding agricultural development..

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Rockefeller Hall Window Weatherization Energy Conservation Project Saves $11,700 and 20 tons CO2e Annually

We installed weather stripping and other window improvements to refurbish over 270 historic windows...

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Even Low-level PCBs Change Bird Songs

It may not kill them outright, but low-level PCB (polychlorinated biphenyls) contamination disrupts how some birds sing their songs...

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Op Ed: Drink Tap Water, Not Bottled Water!

Attention new students: Cornell tap water is safe to drink...

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Ithaca May Kindle America's Budding Hydrogen Economy

A new hydrogen filling station – nestled in Ithaca – could help to activate a new, national energy economy...

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Study Abroad with CELL Sustainability Programs!

The Center for Ecological Living and Learning offers study abroad opportunities that focus on sustainability...

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Application Deadline Extended for Sustainability Internship Program

The Sustainability Internship Program, a feature of the Sustainability Center, still has Fall 2013 placements available!