Sustainability and High-Performance


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Off the Grid

Microgrids offer college campuses energy independence, resiliency and lower power bills. Are you ready to take your school off the grid?

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Put a LID on It

Stormwater management is winning awards for Sacramento State University.

Plastic Liners, Oatmeal and Cost Savings

Reducing the number of plastic trash can liners used on your campus is good for sustainability goals as well as your budget.


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

The Boiler Room Is the Classroom

What will students see when they look inside an advanced campus HVAC system? High-tech HVAC systems can serve as living labs.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Electric Avenue

The University of Georgia has raised $15 million to add electric buses to its fleet.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Solar, Minus the Investment

Towson University installed 4,000 solar panels with zero upfront costs.

campus lighting retrofit

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Tackling a Lighting Retrofit: Ten Tips for Success

Can you save energy (and money) by undertaking a retrofit with today's lighting technology? Yes, you can, say the experts.

Living Building

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

The Living Building at Georgia Tech

This living-learning laboratory will be a model for the region.

Hot Tips (Waste Management)

Smart Trash, Smart Campus

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Sustainability is Working at U-M

A comprehensive study is providing data on the success of ongoing programs.

saving energy with solar panels

Saving Energy: Insights and Ideas

Renewable energy credits are helping institutions invest in themselves and the environment.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

An Award-Winning Green Campus

A decade of efforts brings sustainability success to Lincoln Land Community College.

Keene State College

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Heating With (Vegetable) Oil

Keene State is the first campus in the nation to heat with purified waste vegetable oil biofuel.

Zero Net Energy college

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Zero Net Energy, Zero Added Cost

Bristol Community College achieves holistic sustainability on a cold-climate campus.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

A Solar Partnership

Williams College is developing a solar energy project with its surrounding community.

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