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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

Cornish to Advise Federal Initiative on Bioenergy Research and Development

02/27/17 – The initiative's task is to find new ways to refine various types of feedstocks and crops into next-generation biofuels or bio-based chemicals and products. Read more.

Ohio State Receives 6th Tree Campus USA Recognition

02/21/17 – The award will be announced on campus at the April 21 Arbor Day Celebration at Chadwick Arboretum. Read more.

​Translational Data Analytics announces spring 2017 seed grant

02/21/17 – ​Translational Data Analytics is seeking proposals from teams that wish to form new, interdisciplinary teams to generate preliminary study concepts, technologies, data and results encompassing data analytics. Read more.

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  • January 24, 2017

    Spring Semester 2017 Student Environmental Film Series

    Join us for the Spring Semester 2017 Student Environmental Film Series, hosted by the School of Natural Resources and the Office of Energy and Environment. The film series will meet at 7 p.m. for six Tuesday evenings, beginning Jan. 24. Course credit is available; sign up by Jan. 13. Read more.

  • February 28, 2017

    Smart City Technology Expert to Speak at CURA Event

    An expert in urban sensors and the Internet of Things will present "Smart Citizens for Smart Cities." Read more.

  • March 01, 2017

    Science Cafe Addresses Ohio Forests

    The presentation will discuss emerging threats and management challenges faced in Ohio forests and relay how current management aims to maintain the services forests provide. Read more.

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