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. Overcoming an Embarrassing Slipup From Years Ago

    You believe you’re being punished for a past mistake. But you can fix it....
    Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:46:01 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/21/jobs/workologist-overcoming-slip-ups.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  2. Why Women Aren’t C.E.O.s, According to Women Who Almost Were

    It’s not a pipeline problem. It’s about loneliness, competition and deeply rooted barriers....
    Fri, 21 Jul 2017 03:21:31 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/21/sunday-review/women-ceos-glass-ceiling.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  3. A Cheap Fix for Climate Change? Pay People Not to Chop Down Trees

    A new experiment showed a simple way to save endangered chimpanzees in Uganda and slow the rate of global warming and carbon dioxide emissions....
    Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:00:19 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/20/climate/a-cheap-fix-for-climate-change-pay-people-not-to-chop-down-trees-uganda.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

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.