16 May '11, 5pm

Colleges are getting out and trash is piling up. Check out how @ASU is ditching the dumpster

For College Students: How to Cut Waste When Moving Across the country, thousands of college students are getting ready to move out from their dorms and residence halls. During the excitement of upcoming summer breaks and the end to stressful semesters, sustainability can get tossed out like last year’s … An $18 LED Bulb That Lasts 5 Years? Managing Editor Amanda Wills received a sample of the new A19 Pixi LED bulb in April 2011. The product was provided by Pixi Lighting free of charge. This is her review. With the impending federal phaseout of incandescent light bulbs, consumers – myself … How to Recycle in a City Without a Program For many eco-conscious Chicago residents, the city’s current recycling program looks something like this: Sort recycling. Load car with recycling. Drive to recycling drop off. That’s assuming, of course, you have a car, the drop-off bins aren’t ...

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Biogas from Cow Power Helps Small College Cut Carbon Emissions

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triplepundit.com 17 May '11, 8am

Cutting fossil fuel consumption is a challenge for any school, especially in states like Vermont where temperatures can re...

Is Your School on the List of the 311 Greenest Colleges?

Is Your School on the List of the 311 Greenest ...

planetgreen.discovery.com 17 May '11, 1pm

So I'm now the holder of a Master of Arts degree in Environmental Studies with a Concentration in Sustainable Development ...

Bloody brilliant. @richardheinberg 's speech to...

energybulletin.net 16 May '11, 5am

For the past forty years, every U.S. president, without exception, has said we must reduce our country’s dependence on imp...

2011 College Grads Moving Home In Record Numbers, Saddled Wi ...: While one's college graduation is normally a t...

2011 College Grads Moving Home In Record Number...

care2.com 14 May '11, 2pm

2011 College Grads Moving Home In Record Numbers, Saddled With Historic Levels Of Student Loan Debt 2011 College Grads Mov...

Naples Brings In the Army to Take Out the Trash, Again

Naples Brings In the Army to Take Out the Trash...

treehugger.com 14 May '11, 3pm

Naples has a major trash problem, and it's nothing new. The City's sanitation department is heavily influenced by mafia co...

Students at Pitzer College Can Now Major in "Secularism"

Students at Pitzer College Can Now Major in "Se...

care2.com 09 May '11, 12am

As a college senior about to graduate with a degree in Religion, I was surprised and puzzled to see that Pitzer College, a...