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Renewable Energy

The UI plans to produce 40% of its energy from renewable sources by 2020.

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Bike Friendly University

The UI holds a silver-level bike-friendly rating by the League of American Bicyclists.

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Green Building at UI

The UI has 13 LEED certified buildings on campus

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Sustainability is a central priority of all aspects of our university enterprise – our operations, our academic mission, and our responsibilities to the greater society.

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Take the Winter Warrior Challenge Nov. 27- Dec. 10

      Biking is a healthy, fun and environmentally-sound way to commute to work or class, and can sa...

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Daily Iowan: Faculty Workshop Focuses on Sustainability

 A workshop centered on what organizers called “arguably the defining issue of our time” — sustainab...

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University of Iowa named a Silver Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists

The League of American Bicyclists recognized the University of Iowa for the second time with a Silve...

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KCRG: UI Pushes "Tiny Trash" to Encourage Recycling

The University of Iowa is showing students how a tiny trash can might make a big difference. They're...

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Radio Iowa: UI Tries Going Tiny to Improve on Recycling Across Campus

Sustainability advocates at the University of Iowa are hoping a program called “Tiny Trash” will hav...

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Panel Discussion Shows the Future of Energy in Iowa City

Daily Iowan: An interactive panel about energy shows students how the university and Iowa City are m...

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Daily Iowan: UIEC Hosts "How Psychology Can Save the Planet" Lecture

A lecture hosted by the UI Environmental Coalition explored how psychology can help change attitudes...

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Iowa Organic Conference Nov. 19-20 Highlights Robust Organic Growth

The 17h Annual Iowa Organic Conference will be held on Nov. 19-20 on the University of Iowa campus i...

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