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

Sustainability at Iowa

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CBS 2: Iowa City Gets Community Input on Climate Action Plan

After introducing Iowa City's climate action plan to city council earlier this month, the Climate Ac...

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Daily Iowan: UI Earns Grant for 500 Recycling Bins

As recipients of a grant from Coca-Cola and Keep America Beautiful, the Office of Sustainability wil...

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UI Receives Recycling Bins Through Coca-Cola/ Keep America Beautiful Grant Program

Coca-Cola with the help of national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful and many other partners and com...

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HyperSolar extends research agreement with UI

HyperSolar Inc., a public company developing a new technology to produce renewable hydrogen using su...

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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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