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Renewable Energy

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

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

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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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Iowa Professor Protects Disadvantaged From Floods

Devastation after Hurricane Katrina led Eric Tate to a career change and a new focus.When IIHR—Hydro...

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Daily Iowan: New curbside carts improve access to composting for Iowa City residents

Iowa City residents can now reserve large carts for organic waste to be picked up weekly by the city...

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Community planters demonstrate Iowa City’s high regard for local foods

Community planters in Iowa City are taking a break from annual flowers, offering residents a variety...

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Sustainable Water Development Program Prepares the Next Generation of Sustainability Leaders

The Sustainable Water Development graduate program aims to prepare burgeoning sustainability leaders...

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Coalescence Entertainment Wins Frontier Co-op–Tippie Impact competition

Coalescence Entertainment Inc., a film studio and philanthropic organization owned by two University...

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Three Hawkeye Leadership Awards Recognize Sustainability

The University of Iowa Division of Student Life recognized two organizations and one student May 2 f...

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Radio Iowa: Students Urged to Donate Don't Dump

About 6,000 students who’ve been living in University of Iowa dorms are moving out this week and an ...

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Daily Iowan: Tippie College of Business Holds Faculty Sustainability Summit

The 2018 Faculty Sustainability Summit hosted speakers May 10 and 11 from a variety of environmental...

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