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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 One Tough Shrub Could Help Fight Hunger in Africa

11/06/18 – The trick to boosting crops in drought-prone, food-insecure areas of West Africa could be a ubiquitous shrub that persists in the toughest of growing conditions. A new study finds drought-resistant native shrub can irrigate food crops. Read more.

Renovated Mirror Lake Provides Hydrogeology Lab for Students

11/01/18 – The installation of the lab gives students the opportunity to apply classroom learning without leaving campus. Read more.

Ohio Sea Grant releases summary of ODHE Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative in third year

11/01/18 – Ohio Sea Grant has released the third-year research findings update for the statewide Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative (HABRI), which seeks solutions for harmful algal blooms in Ohio. Read more.

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Featured Event

  • November 19, 2018

    Energy and Environment Film Series

    Join us as we screen seven films with topics on energy and environment issues relevant to all of us, at 7 p.m. Mondays from Oct. 15 until Nov. 26 in Room 130 CBEC. Read more.

  • Events

  • November 15, 2018

    EPN Breakfast: Let's Make Biking Work

    Environmental Professionals Network explores the massive vision and strategic efforts regionally to improve bicycle commuting. Read more.

  • November 16, 2018

    CURA Speaker Series, Mobility and Equity: Noreen McDonald

    The series will end with a talk and round-table discussions featuring Dr. Noreen McDonald, a professor and Chair of the Department of City and Regional Planning at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Read more.

  • November 19, 2018

    Energy and Environment Film Series

    Join us as we screen seven films with topics on energy and environment issues relevant to all of us, at 7 p.m. Mondays from Oct. 15 until Nov. 26 in Room 130 CBEC. Read more.

  • See more events