Department of Energy Unveils ‘Energy 101’ Framework

  Department of Energy Unveils ‘Energy 101’ Framework    Colleges Urged to Create ‘Introduction to Energy’ Courses Open to All Undergraduates   For Immediate Release For more information contact: Ellen Vaughan at (202) 662-1893 or [email protected]   March 12, 2013–In an effort to help address the array of energy challenges facing the country, …

Call for papers “Sustainability practices in higher education institutions? Mapping Trends and Good Practice at Universities round the World”

Call for papers “Sustainability practices in higher education institutions? Mapping Trends and Good Practice at Universities round the World” Expressions of interest are now being requested for this ground-breaking book, which united the theory and practice of sustainable development at higher education institutions. The volume, edited by Walter Leal Filho, …

Energy Efficiency Gains Traction in Lagging States

Despite Long-Standing Barriers, Opportunities Abound for States Furthest Behind on Energy Efficiency Washington, D.C. (May 16, 2012): Energy efficiency is gaining momentum in states traditionally ranked near the bottom of the American Council for Energy-Efficient Economy’s (ACEEE) annual State Energy Efficiency Scorecard. While these states must address numerous barriers to …

Announcing 2012 Cordes Fellows: Global Champions of Poverty Alleviation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (May 1, 2012) Global leaders in poverty alleviation selected to attend the 2012 Opportunity Collaboration! 2012 Cordes Fellowships were awarded to innovators from 29 countries around the globe, remarkable individuals like: Gregory Cho’c, a Mayan who earned his education while managing a popular general store in Punta …