Sustainability in the News

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<p>News about the environment, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.</p>
  1. As de Blasio Urges Emissions Cuts, Key Climate Posts Sit Empty

    Several officials at the agency leading the city’s climate efforts have left in the past year, raising questions about how equipped the city is to reach its goals....
    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:35:54 -0400
  2. New York Today: Where Every Day Is ‘Take Your Dog to Work Day’

    Friday: Pip the office dog, weekend events and Michelangelo in Manhattan....
    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:07:15 -0400
  3. ‘Bizarre and Unusual’: Readers Respond to Helicopter Parenting

    We asked readers to send us their stories about being a helicopter parent, having such a parent or seeing the phenomenon play out in their workplace....
    Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:04:43 -0400

In the Spotlight

Real time data on solar generation at Hopkins

Photovoltaic (PV) panels atop seven buildings collect solar radiation and convert it into electricity, generating 1 million kWh of clean renewable energy each year, or enough electricity to power roughly 112 average households and offset 545 tons of greenhouse gases.

Learn more about JHU solar


Ideas in Action

Think before you print.

Office paper is highly recyclable, but a lot gets wasted. Waste reduction is more cost-effective than recycling because it reduces the amount of material that needs to be collected, transported and processed.