Reducing Emissions

Emphasize and plan a quality pedestrian campus environment; encourage use of bicycling and public transportation for commuting, and provide safe, efficient local transportation services

Green Fund Projects

Composting at the Penn Museum

The Penn Museum recieved a Fall 2012 Green Fund grant to begin composting food waste from its cafes. 

Project Leader: 
Brian McDevitt, Director of Building Operations, Penn Museum
Project Sponsor: 
Melissa Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Penn Museum
Status: 
In Progress

Fact

Penn President Amy Gutmann was the first Ivy League President to sign the Presidents' Climate Commitment.