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Website helps users make more sustainable decisions

The number of opportunities to make “clean, green and well” decisions continues to grow rapidly. In the last decade alone, more than 460 “eco-labeling” schemes have emerged, providing a vast amount of information on consumer products and services. But paying attention to detail reveals a web of complex, sometimes conflicting information that can be hard… Read More →

Boone named interim dean of School of Sustainability

Sustainable Energy in Arizona - AB Magazine November/December 2011

Christopher Boone, professor at Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability (SOS) and School of Human Evolution and Social Change, has been named the interim dean of the School of Sustainability, effective July 1, 2013. Boone has served as the associate dean for education of the school since July 2010. “Chris Boone is an outstanding scientist… Read More →

ASU – A SUstainable School

ASU Parasol
by in Building Green

Arizona State University’s campus ahead of the class for sustainable innovation Sustainability has become a top priority for new architectural developments in Arizona. Architects understand the necessity of sustainably efficient buildings for these changing times. Not only do these building save money and resources, but pave the future’s way with minimal environmental harm. In other… Read More →

ASU Offers Sustainability Leadership Graduate Certificate To Soldiers

Sustainability Leadership Graduate Certificate
by in Education | Green

Online certificate — the Sustainability Leadership Graduate Certificate — custom-designed to meet US Army, Army National Guard, Army Reserve readiness objectives The design and establishment of an online graduate certificate in sustainability leadership at Arizona State University for soldiers and civilians in the U.S. Army, Army National Guard and Army Reserve was inaugurated Jan. 6… Read More →

BIG Green Awards: Commercial Green Building Award

Green Awards - AZRE Magazine July/August 2010
by in Award Events

Twelve categories, hundreds of nominations — but only one will take home the green. It’s the first annual Southwest Build-it-Green Awards, where BIG teamed up with the USGBC to bring you the leanest sustainable leaders and projects in Arizona. An in-depth glance of the winning real estate projects is listed below, followed by a list… Read More →