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February 12, 2016

As bond market interest rates plummeted, Penn took this opportunity to propel the University into the modern age of energy efficiency and capital improvements. With millions of...Read more »

February 12, 2016

Founded in 2011, Penn’s very own bike-share, PennCycle, redefines transportation and makes biking safe, easy, and affordable. As part of Penn Student Agencies, PennCycle is a student-run,...Read more »

February 12, 2016

When it comes to tackling climate change, understanding the risks involved is critically important. But how do we incorporate these risks into tangible solutions? We talked to...Read more »

February 12, 2016

Notice the new pre-game light show at the Palestra? The redesigned Hutchinson Gymnasium? The LEED Certified Weiss Weight Room? We caught up with the team responsible! Keith...Read more »

February 12, 2016

Interested in how we can better “nurse” sustainability on campus? We stopped by Fagin Hall to talk with Lucia DiNapoli, Executive Assistant to the Dean of Nursing...Read more »

February 12, 2016

From College Hall to Leidy, the School of Arts and Sciences can be found across a wide variety of campus buildings. To discuss the challenges surrounding sustainability...Read more »

February 9, 2016

What’s the deal with that awesome new orange building? How about those water filling stations? What’s a recycling center? For all these questions and more, we took...Read more »

February 9, 2016

LEED [Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design] is a well-known standard for certifying green buildings, but what does it really mean when buildings are LEED Certified? Why...Read more »

February 5, 2016

Making electricity visible. That’s the aim of the student-run PennOrb, a startup launched by Penn students two years ago to “help you save energy by showing how...Read more »

February 5, 2016

Founded in Fall 2011, Penn Sustainability Review (or PSR) is a student-run, peer-reviewed online and print publication, focused on energy policy, sustainability, and environmental issues. They are...Read more »

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