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Achieving Carbon Neutrality

Middlebury successfully reached its 2016 carbon neutrality goal, attaining a net zero carbon footprint by balancing the carbon emissions it releases with an equivalent amount sequestered or offset.

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A Decade of Commitment

From a student initiative in 2007 to years of hard work by the entire campus community, Middlebury’s carbon neutrality efforts are something we can all feel proud of. Watch the story behind the success.

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The Power of Biomass

For more than a decade, carbon reduction has been a community-driven initiative. Middlebury is the first higher education institute of significant size to meet its goal to be carbon neutral in 2016.

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Makerspace Offers Place for Students, Classes to Create, Try New Ideas

Faculty incorporate the new space into their curriculums and Sustainability Solutions Lab interns hold their first repair cafe.

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ES Faculty Panel Offers Varying Perspectives on Pollutants

The core panel discussion showcased the interdisciplinary nature of Middlebury's Program in Environmental Studies.

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Secretary of Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Tours Middlebury’s Biomass Plant

Julie Moore was on campus as part of Governor Phil Scott’s Capitol for a Day tour.

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Knoll Interns Dig into Food Systems and Summer Harvest

Students embrace the daily complexities of running a small farm as they grow produce for the local food shelf and campus dining.

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