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Stanford recognized as a top-performing university in key sustainability areas

by Sustainability and SEM Business Services on September 9, 2019 2:27 pm
Stanford was recently recognized by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE) 2019 Sustainable Campus Index as a top-performing university in multiple areas of sustainability. AASHE is a national organization that empowers higher education faculty, administrators, staff and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. Stanford placed… Read more Stanford recognized as a top-performing university in key sustainability areas

Stanford designated Pac-12 Champion in EPA's Green Power Challenge

by Sustainable Stanford on May 12, 2019 10:54 am
Stanford recently placed first among participating Pac-12 schools in the 2018-19 College and University Green Power Challenge, a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency program. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, throughout the 2018-19 academic year, EPA’s Green Power Partnership tracked the collegiate athletic conferences with the highest combined green power usage in the nation. The… Read more Stanford designated Pac-12 Champion in EPA's Green Power Challenge
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Stanford renews top score in sustainability ranking

by Sustainable Stanford on April 3, 2019 5:00 pm
This month, Stanford renewed its Platinum rating through the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS), with a score of 88%. This score is more than two percentage points higher than Stanford’s score in 2017 when Stanford submitted its last report and earned its first Platinum… Read more Stanford renews top score in sustainability ranking
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Stanford recognized for Green Cleaning, information technology and campus engagement programs

by Sustainable Stanford on July 25, 2018 4:30 pm
This summer, the International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) honored Stanford’s My Cardinal Green program with a 2018 Sustainable Campus Excellence Award. Presented at this year’s ISCN conference in Stockholm, Sweden, the award recognized My Cardinal Green in the Campus Planning and Management Systems category for its efforts to motivate and quantify campus engagement in sustainability.… Read more Stanford recognized for Green Cleaning, information technology and campus engagement programs
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Sustainable Stanford Award winners honored

by Lauren Hennessy on May 4, 2017 4:35 pm
JEFF KOSEFF, SCOTT GOULD and EMMA FISHER were recently honored with Sustainable Stanford Awards for their efforts to reduce the university’s environmental footprint. The awards were presented during the recent Celebrating Sustainability event. Koseff, the William Alden Campbell and Martha Campbell Professor in the School of Engineering and senior fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute… Read more Sustainable Stanford Award winners honored