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 Sustainability News

August 8, 2014

On August 6, Governor Peter Shumlin cut the ribbon on the South Ridge Solar facility, the first completed 500 kW solar net metering project in Vermont. The project is providing power to Middlebury College as part of the institution's commitment to become carbon neutral.


August 1, 2014

Rebecca Gould, senior lecturer in Environmental Studies and author of At Home in Nature, recently spoke to Vermont Public Radio’s Vermont Edition about homesteading and the back-to-the-land movement.



July 7, 2014

Elizabeth Courtney, co-author of Greening Vermont: The Search for a Sustainable State, reflects on her work with Middlebury students in last spring's Environmental Studies Senior Seminar.

May 14, 2014

Secretary Ernest Moniz, Vermont's congressional delegation and governor, and Vermont energy leaders will discuss the path to a clean energy future.

May 1, 2014

The Middlebury campus bike shop, with the support of library circulation services and the department of public safety, is proud to announce the Middlebury Bikeshare Program.

April 18, 2014

Researchers finish harvesting the second willow growth from Middlebury's 10-acre test plot.