Information
  • Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Topic: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Hoboken, United States (The)
  • Date of completion: 2015
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Deliverables & Resources
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Stevens Institute of Technology

Partner(s)

Stevens Institute of Technology

Description/achievement of initiative

Achieve 10% electricity savings through installation of automatic light switches in all campus buildings by end of 2013.
Compost all dining hall food waste by 2013.
Recycle into our co-gen facility all cooking oil by end of 2012.
Complete feasibility study for the installation of wind turbines on campus by 2014.
Create a masters degree in sustainable energy systems to complement our Green Engineering minor by end of 2012.
Develop a sustainable energy learning center at Stevens using our campus as a real life Laboratory to be completed by 2015.

Implementation methodologies

Through continuing efforts already underway.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Create a masters degree in sustainable energy systems to complement our Green Engineering minor 2015
Develop a sustainable energy learning center at Stevens using our campus as a real life Laboratory 2015
Complete feasibility study for the installation of wind turbines 2015
Resources
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
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