Sustainability in the News
The report, which excludes drivers, showed that Uber’s employees are overwhelmingly white and male, though the figures are not so different from other technology companies....Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:15:03 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/28/technology/uber-scandal-diversity-report.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
Energy economists say the executive order is likely to fall far short on the president’s goals of increasing the nation’s “energy independence” and restoring lost coal mining jobs....Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:19 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/27/climate/planned-rollback-of-climate-rules-unlikely-to-achieve-all-trumps-goals.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
Lost in the fury directed at United Airlines over turning away two teenagers in leggings was the fact that most passes for airlines’ employees come with a dress code....Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:18:09 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/27/business/united-leggings-passes-dress-code.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
In the Spotlight
Real time data on solar generation at Hopkins
Photovoltaic (PV) panels atop seven buildings collect solar radiation and convert it into electricity, generating 1 million kWh of clean renewable energy each year, or enough electricity to power roughly 112 average households and offset 545 tons of greenhouse gases.
Think before you print.
Office paper is highly recyclable, but a lot gets wasted. Waste reduction is more cost-effective than recycling because it reduces the amount of material that needs to be collected, transported and processed.