Sustainability and High-Performance


Parking Program

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Smart Parking

Colorado State University is finding success with a unique approach to promoting sustainability through its parking program.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Heating With Wood

The University of Maine at Farmington has opened a new biomass heating plant.

Parkland College Student Union building

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Putting It All Together

Parkland College's new Student Union building is designed to be an integrated "front door" for the college's campus.

Lighting design for educational facilities

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Bright Ideas

Lighting design for educational facilities can impact student achievement. A careful balance of natural and artificial lighting is optimal for spaces where learning takes place.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Sustain Appalachian

Appalachian State University leads by example with a campus-wide focus on conservation.

Ask the Expert: Waste Disposal

Can I Recycle Lamps and Bulbs?

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Campus Carbon Emissions

A new report shows progress has been made on reducing emissions.

higher education trends

Looking Ahead: Thought Leaders Forecast Trends 2016

From the campus library to guns on campus, covering a variety of higher education issues, a range of higher education industry experts share their outlooks on what the future holds.



The Sustainable Campus (Trends in Innovations)

Don't Overlook Hazardous Waste

Green campus waste management operations involve more than recycling.

Trends in Green (Sustainable Innovations On Campus)

BU Dining Reaches a Big Goal

Ask the Expert (Sustainable Transportation)

Can garages advance our sustainability goals?

energy efficiency

Saving Energy, Saving Money

Improving energy efficiency in campus facilities resides in common sense.

Hot Tips (Sustainable Facilities)

How to Select a Green Door

Porous Asphalt Pavements

Trends in Green (Sustainable Innovations On Campus)

Porous Asphalt Pavements

Permeable pavement reduces runoff and filters pollutants from stormwater.

Does your institution have a deferred maintenance backlog?




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