Sustainability

CU-Boulder students give Boulder mayor's home A+ for efficiency

The members of the University of Colorado's Energy Service Corps are used to educating Boulderites on sustainability. But Saturday, the group was schooled by Boulder Mayor Matt Applebaum during an assessment of his passive solar home.

Protect Clean Air

By | CoPIRG Students

Doctors, nurses, and public health officials agree: carbon pollution spewing from power plants fuels global warming, which threatens our health through dirtier air. Left unchecked, the deterioration of air quality triggers asthma attacks, heart attacks and other fatal diseases.

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Go Green National Geographic

National Geographic is known as a leader in stewardship, so most of their readers would be shocked to learn that while highly respected and perhaps the inspiration for many in the conservation movement, National Geographic lags far behind other publications that you would expect to be on recycled paper, such as AudubonNational Wildlife, and Mother Earth News, as well as those you wouldn’t necessarily expect, like Motorcycle ClassicsFast Company, and Shape.

9/11 Day of Service

By | Kim Stevens
Campus Organizer - CU Denver

Join us on Sunday for the National Day of Service and Remembrance in in honor of September 11th. We're doing an energy service project in Denver, joining thousands of grassroots service projects taking place across the nation.

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National Geographic: Practice What You Print

As a part of a national coalition of nonprofits, we’ve been pressuring National Geographic by gathering hundreds of petitions from students in Colorado asking National Geographic to commit to using at least 30% recycled paper by 2013.

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