Water-Powered Electricity Flows Through Santa Rosa

Read the full story in Governing. The water that disappears down the kitchen drain at Hotel La Rose in Santa Rosa plays a part in generating electricity for the northern California city. The Geysers Recharge Project pumps recycled water to a geothermal power plant in the Mayacamas Mountains where it is used to replenish the …

Webinar: Incorporating Sustainability into the Curriculum

Tue, May 28, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Register at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/631415746 This webinar is for all educators who are considering sustainability and higher education curriculum. Maybe you are unsure of the benefits of including sustainability topics in courses. Or maybe you are planning to incorporate sustainability issues in the fall but aren’t sure …

Survey of Green Initiatives Associated With College Varsity, Campus Recreation, and Club Sports Programs, Events, and Facilities

Along with AASHE, Natural Resources Defense Council, Green Sports Alliance and NIRSA: Leaders in Collegiate Recreation, the University of Arizona invites colleges and universities in the U.S. to take a survey regarding green sports initiatives on their campus. The 10-15 minute survey aims to determine which campus groups are primarily responsible for implementing green initiatives; …

AASHE Sustainability Professionals’ Retreat

This workshop is designed to help sustainability staff and directors identify and engage their unique professional strengths to move their campus toward meaningful sustainability goals. Taking place July 15-17 in a small group setting at the Pendle Hill Retreat Center in Philadelphia, the workshop will provide participants with a customized Personal Leadership Plan that includes: …