Sustainability in the News

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<p>News about the environment, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.</p>
  1. The Dog in the Dentist’s Chair, and Other Workplace Pets

    Some office pets are raising the customer-loyalty bar by cuddling and interacting with clients and patients....
    Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:04:15 -0400
  2. Take Your Baby to Work

    For four months, my infant came to investor meetings and networking events. It wasn’t as crazy as I’d thought....
    Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:22:55 -0400
  3. Review: Worried About a Sustainable Tomorrow? There’s Hope

    The fast-faced documentary “Tomorrow” profiles men and women with concrete solutions for moving away from fossil fuels and protecting the environment....
    Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:26:17 -0400

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.

Learn more about JHU solar


Ideas in Action

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.