08 Mar '12, 4pm

New Undergraduate Major Focuses on Eco-Design and Renewables: Filed under: Energy News

New Undergraduate Major Focuses on Eco-Design and Renewables: Filed under: Energy News

Starting in the fall of 2012 undergraduate student at Green Mountain College in Vermont will be able to undertake a full-fledged, 42-credit Renewable Energy and Ecological Design (REED) major in renewable energy and ecological design. Students at Green Mountain College have already been exploring the potential of renewable energy systems and ecological design principles through GMC’s REED certificate program over the past three years, but this new major will allow students to specialise in the same area and walk away with a full degree. Students in the Renewable Energy and Ecological Design program “Under the leadership of Lucas Brown (assistant professor of environmental studies) and Dr. Steven Letendre (associate professor of economics and environmental studies), students are building knowledge and skills through in-class lectures, design studio work, hands-on courses, a...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/03/08/new-undergraduate-maj...

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