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Faculty Look to Achieve Carbon Neutrality

Faculty Look to Achieve Carbon Neutrality

Vergil Demery

March 11, 2016


Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS, Recent Stories, Uncategorized

With 20/20 hindsight, several major stakeholders in Oberlin College’s Environmental Policy Implementation Plan are working to find new ways to achieve carbon neutrality by 2025. The plan, which was adopted in November, calls for a number of implementation strategies including further integrating...

CES Faculty Support Divestment from Fossil Fuel

Committee on Environmental Sustainability

May 1, 2015


Filed under Letters to the Editors, OPINIONS

To the Oberlin Community: Faculty members appointed to serve on Oberlin College’s Committee on Environmental Sustainability unanimously support the student proposal that Oberlin College divest its holdings in the enumerated corporations whose operations are particularly counter to the College’s...

Benefits of Transition to Natural Gas Questioned

Rachel Weinstein, Staff Writer

October 11, 2013


Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS

Oberlin College is currently gearing up for a new sustainable installment — the replacement of the central heating plant’s coal boilers with new natural gas-fueled tanks. For years, the College has been dependent on a central coal burning plant to heat academic and residential buildings on campus...

Report Lists Ohio as Top Polluter

Madeline Stocker, News Editor

September 20, 2013


Filed under Campus News, Community News, Features, NEWS

Environment Ohio, a statewide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization, recently released a report detailing Ohio’s power plants as the second most polluting in the country. The plants are Ohio’s largest source of carbon pollution, and are responsible for 48 percent of statewide emissions...

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