We are... Going Green!
Last week, my alma mater Penn State announced an Energy Conservation Policy to go green and save money this fall by limiting energy use.
Penn State's energy consumption is 83% of greenhouse gas emissions at the university - which isn't cheap. PSU's cumulative electric bill has doubled to apprx. $2 million per month since rate caps were lifted earlier this year. To combat a $25 increase per semester for students, Penn State is campaigning to cut energy use and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Guidelines for this plan include staff and students actions including: