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Catalyzing Mass Production of Solar Photovoltaic Cells Using University Driven Green Purchasing
Purpose: This paper explores the use of the purchase power of the higher education system to catalyze the economy of scale necessary to ensure market competitiveness for solar photovoltaic electricity. Design/methodol ...
Interdisciplinary Environmental Education: Communicating and Applying Energy Efficiency for Sustainability
(Routledge: Taylor and Francis Group, 2005)
This paper demonstrates that interdisciplinary alliances on environmental education projects can effectively address the gap between complex environmental problems in the real world and disciplinary curricula in a university. ...
Appropedia as a Tool for Service Learning in Sustainable Development
Numerous studies have demonstrated that university students are capable of contributing to sustainable development while improving their academic skills. Unfortunately for many institutions, the expense of sending large ...
Energy Service Companies as a Component of a Comprehensive University Sustainability Strategy
The sustainability deficit observed in modern universities is not necessary to fulfill the education, research, or administrative functions of the university system, because a vast quantity of natural resources are currently ...