Green Initiatives

The School of Mines strives for a green campus, transforming sustainability principles into practice. Whether it’s our LEED gold certified buildings or our commitment to purchasing Energy Star appliances, our wind turbines and solar panels or our research on renewable energy, we’re creating a healthier environment today and richer possibilities for tomorrow.

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Here, you’ll learn as much from your peers as from your professors, which is why we encourage students to select a sustainability topic and educate their classmates using any medium they like. Turns out, when creative possibility meets technical prowess, incredible projects result:

Campus Initiatives