Posts tagged with Data Point

Do you know about the Skoll Foundation? According to their website, “The Skoll Foundation’s mission is to drive large-scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and other innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems.” The Skoll Foundation also has a blog, which is an amazing and fun way to stay […]

You may have heard whispers of it from around the water cooler, or perhaps they were persuasive yells from people outside Proctor Dining Hall. Well, what you heard is true. The United Nations Climate Change Conference is happening from December 7th to December 18th in Copenhagen. What does Green Career Central say you should do […]

Nov
30

Have you heard of the Waste-to-Energy industry? Instead of filling up our precious land with garbage, Companies in the industry burn waste to produce energy. According to Green Career Central, “for each ton of municipal solid waste combusted, 500-600 kWh of electricity are produced.” The industry is very careful to burn the waste in such […]

Nov
06

One thing that I think we can all agree on is that water is pretty important. So whether you are looking into graduate school or a job in the environmental sector, it is important to understand the current consumption trends with regards to water. The U.S. Geological Survey from 2000 to 2005 has recently come […]

Sep
25

Check out this weekly tip from the Green Career Central Newsletter. Tip of the Week: Moving from the Electric Grid to the Smart Grid: What You Need to Know Now Why should you check it out? Because “It’s going to be a big influence on every industry as the specifics of the smart grid unfold. […]