Jan 13, 2016
Talk About a Sustainable Future
A Jan. 20 town-hall event will focus on NC State's Sustainability Strategic Plan. The event is planned for 9-11 a.m. in Room 126 of Witherspoon Student Center.
Dec 17, 2015
Hand-Me-Down Gowns? Kinda
Since 2011, NC State Bookstores has sold graduation gowns made in sustainable style from recycled plastic bottles.
Oct 15, 2015
Solar Tree Sprouts at Hunt Library
Charge your laptop, phone or other electronics on the 16-foot solar tree at the Hunt Library on Centennial Campus. The newly installed solar technology is a gift from the Park Scholars Class of 2015.
Aug 5, 2015
Harrelson Hall: Reclaimed
Harrelson Hall will round out its service at NC State University by going to the recycling bin. Plans are to use at least 90 percent of reclaimed nonhazardous materials for other purposes.
Jun 24, 2015
Distributed Technique for Power ‘Scheduling’ Advances Smart Grid Concept
Researchers have developed a new technique for “scheduling” energy in electric grids that advances the smart grid concept by coordinating the energy being produced and stored by conventional and renewable sources.
Jun 3, 2015
The Conservation Fund Selected to Lead Hofmann Forest Negotiations
The Board of Trustees for the Endowment Fund of NC State University has selected The Conservation Fund, supported by the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, to manage land-use negotiations for Hofmann Forest. The […]
May 19, 2015
Fisheries, Society and Sustainability: A Q&A With Stefano Longo
What happens when part of the ecosystem becomes a commodity? Stefano Longo explores this and other questions in his new book on fisheries and environmental sociology.
Mar 17, 2015
NC State Endowment Fund Announces New Hofmann Forest Plan
NC State Endowment Fund announces the long-term strategy for Hofmann Forest.
Feb 11, 2015
NC State Researchers Land UNC System Research Grants
NC State is a key partner in five of six grants awarded as part of a new, statewide initiative designed to advance strategically-important collaborative research projects in North Carolina.
Feb 6, 2015
Fish Pee Helps Keep Coastal Ecosystems Healthy, Thriving
Researchers find that pristine Caribbean coral reefs would be quite a bit less pristine without the proper levels of fish pee.