The 14th International Sustainable Campus Network Conference, ISCN 2020: Accelerating Climate Action and Sustainability in Education will be hosted by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 24-26 , 2020. The ISCN 2020 conference will provide an opportunity to exchange ideas on how climate action […]
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This event, happening over two days in February, will explore innovations in district energy, geothermal energy, efficiency, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, financing models, chilled water systems, water reuse and conservation, storage and more.
Panelists from Michigan State University, Lafayette College, Electric Power Research Institute, and CustomerFirst Renewables will discuss the benefits and challenges of distributed generation (DG) projects (e.g. onsite solar, storage) and how to effectively integrate DG into a broader renewable energy procurement strategy based on an organization’s specific footprint and goals. The speakers will walk through […]
This webinar highlights research on the purchasing practices of Smith College Dining to analyze methods of reducing GHG emissions through food substitutions.
Now in its 14th year, the Behavior Energy and Climate Change (BECC) conference brings together social scientists, practitioners, utilities, academics, governments, businesses, and non-profits to share and disseminate best practices and research to encourage behavior change for energy and carbon reduction. Come present your work and learn from others about innovative methods, practices and technologies, […]
The World Sustainable Develop Teach-In Day is a day for faculty and lecturers pick a Sustainable Development Goal and offer an in-person or online lesson on it. Online options include a live webinar or a pre-recorded one. Academic staff from universities anywhere can participate. The open access action nature of the event aims to facilitate […]
This live awards ceremony celebrates 11 outstanding winners advancing sustainability through projects, initiatives and research by students, faculty and staff at higher education institutions. This year’s winners span in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal and Australia.
This webinar is to discuss the application process for pro bono technical assistance and the two options that can be supported.
The Midwest Climate Summit aims to expand climate knowledge, accelerate climate action and catalyze new partnerships that deepen expertise and develop a midwestern response to the climate crisis.
For this webinar, sustainability leaders from four of the 10 schools that received Climate Solutions Acceleration Fund monies will present information about their diverse climate action/climate resilience projects, such as how they moved project idea to action and implementation; who has been involved; interruptions (such as COVID-19) they have run into along the way; how Acceleration Fund monies are supporting their projects; current progress; and more.