Fourteen teams from colleges and universities, hailing from all over the U.S. and the world, competed in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon, a competition in which the "best and brightest minds from around the world to create innovative, highly energy-efficient homes that will change how we build."
University researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (ULCA), University of California, Davis (UC Davis), and Boston University (BU)have been studying the way that bats provide a valuable – and free – service to farmers.
Of the seventeen colleges and universities that submitted applications for the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)/Solution Generation Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award, the selection committee has selected Colorado State University – Pueblo (CSU Pueblo) as the winner of the $10,000 prize. Read on to find out how they will use this award to increase sustainability on-campus and in the community.
Higher education needs to show support for stronger national and international clean energy policies to avoid the worst impacts of climate change. Signing the Global Investor Statement on Climate Change is an important step in that direction.
The winner of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)/Solution Generation Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award will be announced on Monday, October 12, at HACU’s 29th Annual Conference in Miami.