Growing Green e-Newsletter

April 2010: Vol.1, Issue 4

 

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Audits Target Energy Savings in the LRB

A two-part initiative beginning this spring will examine laboratory activities in the Lazare Research Building with the goal of reducing energy costs by as much as 10 to 20 percent annually.

  
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Data in the Dark

March marked the opening of the Medical School’s new data center at the South Street campus in Shrewsbury that promises to reduce energy use by 40 percent over the current data center.

  
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Fewer Printers, Greener Campus

Six Medical School departments are participating in a pilot program to reduce energy consumption and green house gas emissions attributed to the use of desktop printers.

  
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From Tastes to Technology: Earth Day 2010

This year’s UMMS Earth Day celebration will be the biggest yet.

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