Middlebury Sustainability News

Race to Replace

April 26, 2010

Join Middlebury students this weekend for a clean energy bike rally, starting on the capital steps in Montpelier.  Students have challenged Vermont's gubernatorial candidates to replace Vermont Yankee with renewable energy.are working to make sure that Vermont Yankee is closed down and replaced with safe and affordable clean energy.

Celebrate Earth Day all week!

April 19, 2010

Events this week include a film festival, the annual Margolin lecture, alumni artists, green jobs, and Middlebury Earth Hour.

Middlebury selected for Solar Decathlon 2011

April 16, 2010

The U.S. Department of Energy announced on April 15 that Middlebury College has been selected to participate in Solar Decathlon 2011, in which 20 teams of college and university students will compete to design and build an energy-efficient solar-powered house. Read more in The Campus and MiddMag.

Got a green idea?

December 8, 2009

Apply for an Environmental Council sustainability grant for up to $2500. Preference will be given to proposals that address issues related to transportation alternatives, and food and dining, but all proposals are welcome.


Bread Loaf Inn Renovated with Sustainability in Mind

July 1, 2015

Renovations at Middlebury’s Bread Loaf Inn were recently completed in keeping with Middlebury’s dedication to sustainability, with special attention paid to increasing energy efficiency and local purchasing.

Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest

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