Sustainability

8/28/2012

8/28/2012

When hundreds of Central Texas schools open their doors to students again today, they will in some ways be operating greener and leaner than ever.

8/24/2012

8/24/2012

Styrofoam food trays will no longer be used at Los Angeles Unified School District campuses, the district announced on Wednesday Aug. 22, following the urging of students who pushed for a ban on the product.

8/22/2012

8/22/2012

Plenty of Central Texas school districts are looking for new ways to stretch their education dollars, especially with a new school year starting next week. And some are going green to save.

8/21/2012

8/21/2012

At its regular Board meeting on July 31, 2012 the Robbinsville Board of Education unanimously approved an Energy Savings Improvement Plan (ESIP) that will permit the district to replace or repair nearly $4 million of its HVAC, mechanical controls, windows, and even portions of leaking roofs at no cost to the taxpayer.

8/20/2012

8/20/2012

Citing the need to reduce costs for hundreds of recurring school district meetings including school board, cabinet and department meetings, NJASA announced the new EduPortal e-Convene online service, which is now available to NJ school districts for a low subscription cost to its members.

8/16/2012

8/16/2012

River Oaks Elementary is a learning building in every sense of the word, and green is the overall theme. It's the first of its kind in Horry County and set to open to students next week.

7/10/2012

7/10/2012

More than 1144 total schools and nonprofits nationwide rivaled for the Top Recycler title during the “Recycling Rumble,” a friendly competition hosted annually by FundingFactory.

7/5/2012

7/5/2012

Automated Logic Corporation announced the release of Time-Lapse Graphics, a new feature within the WebCTRL building automation system’s latest version that allows building owners to review and play back hours of real-time data in just minutes.

6/6/2012

6/6/2012

IdeaPaint announced that it has again expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of CLEAR, a certified low-emission, virtually odorless, LEED-compliant dry erase paint.

6/5/2012

6/5/2012

Total and its affiliate SunPower announced the commissioning of a new photovoltaic solar panel manufacturing and assembly plant in the De Vernejoul industrial park in Porcelette, Eastern France.

5/30/2012

5/30/2012

The Iowa City (Iowa) School District is trying to work around the problem as the giant black plume of smoke still is lingering near some of its schools.

5/23/2012

5/23/2012

Auditors overseen by the Secretary of State’s office pored through 6,859 measures identified in school energy audits from 2002 to 2010, and found school districts often didn’t implement the most cost-saving recommendations.

5/17/2012

5/17/2012

A Chevron representative believes Milpitas Unified School District has been a shining light for the one in three school districts within Santa Clara County now committed to or deploying solar power.

5/15/2012

5/15/2012

Automated Logic Corporation recently honored its top distribution offices at its Annual Meeting in Chicago. 

5/11/2012

5/11/2012

The first new elementary school in New Mexico's Bernalillo Public Schools district in 30 years features storefront, curtainwall and sunshades from Tubelite, Inc. 

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