sustainability

Bill Knight – June 12
2:25 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Improving the Environment While Creating Jobs

Credit Rich Egger

Corporations and mainstream media often repeat the “jobs vs. the environment” angle to situations, but that’s a false choice.

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The Land Connection
3:27 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Striving for the Next Best Practices in Sustainability

The idea of sustainability is often preached by environmentalists, though it can be difficult to pinpoint the meaning of the concept.

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In E-Book and Paper Form
5:08 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

WIU Prof Writes the Book on Sustainable Landscaping

A "green wall," a technique used in sustainable landscaping.
Credit http://thesustainablelandscape.com/Green_Roofs.html

The past few years have brought an explosion in the amount of information available on sustainability. Though just because there is a lot of information out there, doesn’t mean that there are not areas that still need further study.

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Promotes Eco-Friendly Ideas
10:12 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Green Team Connects Businesses and Colleges in Galesburg

A solar panel installed by Gary Lay, one of the members of the Green Team.
Credit http://www.s-w-a-p.biz/

In a class room on Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, a small group of people sat watching a presentation by Tom Malek.

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Trying to Reduce Waste
12:01 pm
Sun August 25, 2013

Thinking Green Rather Than Purple at WIU

One of the water bottle refilling stations
Credit WIU

14 water bottle filling stations are slated to go up across the Western Illinois University campus during the 2013-14 school year.

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