Articles tagged with 'sustainability' | The Ohio State University

Ohio State News (sustainability)

2022
November
17,
2022
| 16:16 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University continues to reach new heights in dynamic research....
Read more
November
14,
2022
| 08:17 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s carbon emissions fell by 30% since adopting sustainability goals in 2015, reflecting significant momentum as the university prepares to accelerate its progress....
Read more
September
27,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
In a major expansion of its zero waste efforts, The Ohio State University is taking composting well beyond dining halls and its well-known Ohio Stadium zero waste program. New options exist for students in residence halls, staff in research labs and ...
Read more
September
20,
2022
| 16:45 PM America/New_York
The 60th annual Farm Science Review opened this morning in London, Ohio, and began with a new multimillion-dollar research collaboration between The Ohio State University and Nationwide....
Read more
August
25,
2022
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
Taking excess carbon out of the atmosphere, where it is driving climate change, and locking it into the soil, where it improves its health and agronomic productivity, is the impetus behind a new five-year, $15 million project at The Ohio State Univer...
Read more
July
14,
2022
| 11:42 AM America/New_York
The high heat and low water conditions produced by global warming weaken pine trees’ resistance to disease by hindering their ability to mount an effective defense at the same time that pathogenic fungi in their tissues become more aggressive, new re...
Read more
May
12,
2022
| 15:59 PM America/New_York
Earth’s oceans are home to some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet, but warming temperatures are causing many marine animals, including coral, to die out. ...
Read more
February
17,
2022
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
On two chilly February mornings, students from Metro Early College Middle School were granted special access to facilities at the Ohio State University to learn a lesson about sustainability....
Read more
February
14,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
A new collaboration between the Sustainability Institute at The Ohio State University and Rumpke Waste & Recycling will support advances in circular economy research, teaching and practices at a time when population growth in central Ohio is expected...
Read more
January
25,
2022
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
The Sustainability Institute at The Ohio State University has announced a new collaboration with Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS) that will support water management research, enhance student learning and make campus more sustainable....
Read more
2021
December
13,
2021
| 14:46 PM America/New_York
U.S. Department of Agriculture Sec. Tom Vilsack and U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown used a visit to The Ohio State University’s Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory Friday to highlight the critical role of agriculture in the nation’s econom...
Read more
November
03,
2021
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s innovative comprehensive energy management partnership has been highlighted by a G20 initiative as a global example for improving investment in infrastructure. ...
Read more
October
15,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
New philanthropic contributions from Ohio State Energy Partners (OSEP), The Ohio State University’s comprehensive energy management partnership, will support students in exploring careers in sustainable energy and training in cutting-edge digital man...
Read more
October
13,
2021
| 16:00 PM America/New_York
An interdisciplinary team at The Ohio State University will lead one of 10 projects announced today by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to transform the way communities use energy. As part of the effort, Ohio State received a $4.2 million DOE gran...
Read more
August
16,
2021
| 12:01 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University plans to start work on more than $44 million in energy system improvements. ...
Read more
June
04,
2021
| 08:53 AM America/New_York
Representatives of local government, businesses, nonprofit organizations and The Ohio State University gathered on Wednesday to share climate successes and insight with United Kingdom diplomatic leaders as they prepare to host the U.N. Climate Change...
Read more
April
15,
2021
| 09:46 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University and IGS Energy today announced a new public-private initiative to support research, student engagement and other university programs promoting sustainable energy. ...
Read more
2020
November
18,
2020
| 09:26 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will seek Board of Trustees approval this week for construction of the Energy Advancement and Innovation Center located within the West Campus Innovation District. The building is centered on finding innovative solutions for...
Read more
September
11,
2020
| 08:16 AM America/New_York
A new program at The Ohio State University will help graduate students develop research or projects important to their education while making new connections in their community. ...
Read more
August
13,
2020
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
A new federal rule that determines how the Clean Water Act is implemented leaves millions of miles of streams and acres of wetlands unprotected based on selective interpretation of case law and a distortion of scientific evidence, researchers say in ...
Read more
April
15,
2020
| 17:09 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today released a plan to cut its carbon emissions in half within this decade. This accelerates the university’s ability to achieve full carbon neutrality by 2050. ...
Read more
February
10,
2020
| 16:35 PM America/New_York
When it comes to adapting to the effects of climate change, scientists and policymakers are thinking too small, according to a new research review. ...
Read more
2019
December
16,
2019
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
Any economic and conservation benefits associated with time-of-use electricity billing could be achieved at the expense of some of the most vulnerable citizens in our society: people with disabilities and the elderly, new research suggests. ...
Read more
November
13,
2019
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
Your characterization of the thermostat war going on in your house is likely to depend at least in part on whether you’re a man or a woman, new research suggests. ...
Read more
August
29,
2019
| 16:06 PM America/New_York
Researchers have created a new computer model to predict the life and performance of batteries that could power some passenger airplanes, a step forward for cleaner, more efficient air travel. ...
Read more
August
29,
2019
| 07:01 AM America/New_York
Americans throw out a lot more food than they expect they will, food waste that is likely driven in part by ambiguous date labels on packages, a new study has found. ...
Read more
August
26,
2019
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Two years into a 50-year partnership, The Ohio State University continues to see improvement in its energy management and sustainability through tangible initiatives such as smart metering and lighting upgrades. ...
Read more
July
25,
2019
| 15:36 PM America/New_York
A consortium of coral experts have published new guidelines that could help corals in the Caribbean adapt to warmer, more acidic waters caused by climate change. The guidelines are the first of their kind to offer a definitive plan for collecting, ra...
Read more
July
03,
2019
| 14:32 PM America/New_York
A corn patch on campus is the public installment of a research collaboration considering the long history of using human waste as an agricultural resource. ...
Read more
May
23,
2019
| 10:37 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University EcoCAR team earned first place in the EcoCAR Mobility Challenge Year One Competition. This is the sixth consecutive year that Ohio State has won the national Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition (AVTC). The event marks...
Read more