See our brochure (PDF).

Advancing global solutions through education, research and outreach.

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

How much snow accumulates in North America each year? More than scientists thought

03/14/18 – Scientists have revised an estimate of snow volume for the entire continent, and they’ve discovered that snow accumulation in a typical year is 50 percent higher than previously thought. Read more.

Sustainable Energy, Student Engagement Intersect at INNOVATE-O-thon

03/08/18 – The Ohio State University’s energy partner ENGIE challenged students to help achieve one goal: improve energy efficiency through positive behavioral changes on campus. The students accepted. Read more.

University State of Research Address

03/08/18 – Research opportunity and success at The Ohio State University continues to grow and is on a path to take the university to a new level of national prominence. Read more.

See more research news

Featured Event

  • March 22, 2018

    World Water Day at Ohio State

    Join fellow Buckeyes to celebrate this UN initiative in the Ohio Union Great Hall Meeting Room #2. Read more.

  • Events

  • March 20, 2018

    Weather and Climate Risk

    According to a recent report, economic damages from weather-related disasters continue to climb toward and sometimes surpass record levels, with more than 800 major events worldwide causing an estimated $130 billion in losses in 2012 alone. Hear information about weathering the storm. Read more.

  • March 20, 2018

    Cooperation in the Face of Complexity: The Future of Water Governance

    Mark Lubell will be visiting Ohio State and giving a talk on Cooperation in the Face of Complexity: The Future of Water Governance at 1p.m. Tuesday, Mar. 20 in 2130 Derby Hall. Read more.

  • March 21, 2018

    Climate Change and Security

    After nearly fifteen years of study, what do we know about the links between climate change and security? Attend this Mershon Center Speaker Series event to find out. Read more.

  • See more events