Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Higher Education in a Warming World - The Business Case for Climate Leadership on Campus

The NWF have just release a new report into the role that students and campus activism have in climate change mitigation.

Via NWF Online

"If any sector of society has the potential to model the transition to a low-carbon future, it is higher education. With their depth of expertise, innovative research and societal influence, colleges and universities have been at the forefront in addressing global warming. As living laboratories, campuses have developed and implemented cutting-edge energy conservation practices and clean power technologies. Of even greater importance, they are educating future generations of engineers, architects, scientists, business leaders, teachers, government officials and citizens to create effective solutions to global warming."

The report in full can be downloaded from here.

"Highlighting the business, educational, and moral arguments for reducing greenhouse gas emissions on campus, with best practices from U.S. colleges and universities"


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