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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

Conflicting Industries Fuel Amazon Workforce

04/27/17 – Mining is to ecotourism as oil is to water; however, in a region of Peru they intertwine, as local residents shift between the two economies to maintain their livelihoods. Read more.

NASA Chooses Ohio State to Lead Electric Aircraft Engine R&D

04/24/17 – A team of experts will tackle challenges including system integration; ultra-high power density machines; energy storage; advanced control of onboard electrical power systems; and electric aircraft research infrastructure. Read more.

Ohio State senior projects support Smart Columbus mission

04/19/17 – Students from the School of Environment and Natural Resources showed off their senior projects at the Environmental Professionals Network breakfast on Tuesday and the Smart Columbus program was the focus of nine of the projects. Read more.

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  • May 09, 2017

    2017 OSU Materials Week -- May 9-12

    From May 9 - 12, discover the latest advances in materials research at this year's OSU Materials Week hosted by the Institute for Materials Research at Ohio State and its Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability Discovery Theme focus area. Read more.

  • May 16, 2017

    May EPN Breakfast Club

    Attend the Environmental Professionals Network May Breakfast Club that will focus on informing the community about green home technology. Read more.

  • May 16, 2017

    OSU Green Home Workshop

    Ohio State will host its first Green Home Workshop on Tuesday, May 16 from 9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. to help Ohioans adopt green home designs and technologies. Read more.

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