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One of the greatest challenges of our time lies in our ability to secure reliable, affordable, and sustainable energy for future generations. Ohio State is meeting the energy challenge head-on. The Ohio State University is dedicated to advancing education, research, and innovation for energy and the environment, emphasizing how those needs can be met sustainably.  Stay up to date on energy, environment and sustainability news at Ohio State with our Faculty/Staff Newsletter and Student Newsletter.

Energy and Environment News

‘We’re Downright Obsessive’ About Energy Efficiency. Hear How You Can Be, Too

04/25/16 – Green is good. Renewable rocks. But don’t forget energy efficiency, says the organizer of an upcoming event at The Ohio State University. Read more.

Ohio State to Host Workshop for Businesses on Measuring Sustainability

04/18/16 – Faculty in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University would like to help your organization learn to better implement, measure and evaluate sustainability efforts at a workshop on May 19 at Ohio State’s Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Read more.

​Ohio State and SARTA Unveil Fuel Cell Bus, Embracing Sustainability, Research

04/18/16 – Ohio State and the Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) will unveil a new hydrogen fuel cell-powered, zero emission bus at the Ohio Statehouse on April 19 at 11:00 a.m. The new hydrogen fuel cell bus will be used to collect data for use by researchers at the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) and will operate on the university’s Columbus campus for one year thanks to a partnership with SARTA. Read more.

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  • April 29, 2016

    enCORE Open House

    The Office of Energy and Environment will host an open house at enCORE on Friday, April 29 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Join us for a quick tour of the student-designed and built net-zero home. Read more.

  • April 29, 2016

    Beauty, Utility and Hope of Plants for a Sustainable Future

    The Center for Applied Plant Sciences (CAPS) is hosting Ken Rinaldo from the department of art as part of the CAPS Seminar Series from 12:30-1:30 p.m. on Friday, April 29 at Rightmire Hall, Room 102 and Selby Hall {Wooster}, Room 203. Read more.

  • May 03, 2016

    2016 State Food Policy Summit

    The State Food Policy Summit, held by the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, will take place Tuesday, May 3 from 1 - 5 p.m. at Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Read more.

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