One Cool Thing: Gen-Z Works the World

One Cool Thing: Gen-Z Works the World

A generation of young people who have watched climate change take hold of the world over their lifetimes are taking bold action to make a difference: they’re making climate action their careers. In a 2020 University of Southern California survey, 64% of undergraduate students were “very interested” in on-campus sustainability and 27% responded “interested.”  The […]

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More Than 40 Colleges and Universities Earn Top Scores On Renewable Energy

More Than 40 Colleges and Universities Earn Top Scores On Renewable Energy

It’s back to school time, and this year there are dozens of American colleges and universities that are powered 100% or more by renewable energy, according to a recent study published by Environment America and the Frontier Group.  In addition, schools are moving rapidly to taking reduce their energy consumption, deploy renewable energy technologies, and switch to electric vehicles (EVs).

Why This Matters:  Colleges are setting a great example for other large institutions on reducing their energy consumption and switching to renewables.

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