How do you promote energy efficiency & sustainability in manufacturing/industry? Ohio State’s Bhavik Bakshi knows: http://t.co/2WrDrZSm6n
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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.
12/02/13 – As announced in November, the university is studying enhancements to the sustainability, beauty and safety of Mirror Lake, including water usage and maintenance needs. While the study is the first step in understanding what is necessary to enhance Mirror Lake, immediate water loss concerns have been addressed by pumping the water from the lake. This work was done in conjunction with the significant maintenance and cleanup after the annual “jump.” Faculty, staff, students and other partners will be engaged in the process as next steps are determined, likely in early 2014. Read more.
11/21/13 – Not too many people drive around with a solar panel on top of their cars. For Ohio State University scientist Fred Michel, that's just another way he is trying to make sustainability an important part of everything he does -- at work, in his community and at home. Read more.
11/15/13 – On Nov. 15, students, faculty, and staff can bring their unwanted e-waste items to the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Read more.
December 10, 2013
Environmental Professionals Network breakfast, Tuesday (12/10) at the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, features John O’Meara, Metro Parks director discussing recreation trends and plans. Read more.
December 10, 2013
Ohio State’s Subsurface Energy Resource Center is pleased to host Dan Mueller and Andrew Williams from the Environmental Defense Fund to campus on Tuesday, December 10. Read more.
January 14, 2014
This one-day workshop will feature expert speakers who will address technical, economic, and regulatory factors influencing fuels for greenhouse operations and grain-drying and the adoption of machinery and farm implements powered by CNG and LNG. Read more.