Sensing a Cleaner Future

// Monday May 16, 2022

Can cities and nature coexist? Amy Mueller, a professor and researcher at Northeastern, knows they can. And she’s putting in the work to make it happen.

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Climate Justice and Sustainability Hub Introduced as Part of Northeastern’s Earth Month Festivities

// Tuesday April 26, 2022

The new Climate Justice and Sustainability Hub was introduced at the Egan Research center on April 20. A panel of speakers guided a conversation about the state of climate justice and what steps still need to be taken.

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The Pollen Problem

// Monday April 25, 2022

As temperatures warm and atmospheric CO2 levels rise, what can we expect for those of us who suffer from spring pollen allergies?

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Boston Climate Progress Report Nearing First Stage of Release

// Monday April 25, 2022

Joan Fitzgerald, a professor of urban and public policy at Northeastern, is leading the Boston Climate Progress Report. It’s a project commissioned by The Boston Foundation in collaboration with the Green Ribbon Commission designed to evaluate Boston’s climate action and the many factors that affect it.

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Automation and Analytics: Silent Sustainability Tools

// Friday April 15, 2022

Building automation and analytics are important tools used by those who maintain buildings and the systems within them. But what are they and how do they work to make buildings more sustainable?

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Sustainability is in Business at NU

// Thursday April 14, 2022

Sheila Puffer and David Myers are the co-chairs of the D’Amore McKim School of Business Sustainability Committee, a group of faculty and staff who volunteer their time to make the business school more sustainable.

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Finding the Balance

// Wednesday March 23, 2022

Steve Schneider, Northeastern’s Director of Horticulture and Grounds, does his best to keep things balanced on the Boston campus while pushing for more organic and electric landscaping solutions.

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What are RECs?

// Thursday March 10, 2022

Renewable energy certificates, known as RECs, are one way to support renewable energy. But what are they and what do they actually do?

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EV Excitement

// Tuesday March 8, 2022

Northeastern and the founders of Good2Go are getting out ahead of Massachusetts’ plan to ban all new gas powered vehicles in 2035.

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