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Ohio Diversity Council Hosts 2016 Ohio Diversity & Leadership Conference

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COLUMBUS, OH, October 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- The Ohio Diversity Council will be hosting the 2016 Ohio Diversity and Leadership Conference on October 20, 2016 at the Columbus Athenaeum. The conference will feature multiple speakers presenting on a variety of topics. In addition, business leaders will be recognized with a series of awards highlighting their commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Corporations School US Universities on Buying and Using Clean Energy

The renewables industry can use lessons learned from serving big business to get universities off old-school fossil fuel energy.
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In 2015, corporations bought roughly 3.2 gigawatts (GW) of electricity from utility-scale renewable energy facilities, which generate power from sources like wind and solar and then pump it into the grid to supply energy to utilities and other customers. Indeed, corporations surpassed utilities last year as the majority buyers of wind power. But universities may be the next big customer for utility-scale renewable energy.

Partnership Aims to Lower Infant Mortality in Columbus

By Lori Kurtzman
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In a few months, 24 workers will fan out across the city in hopes of tackling the high rates of infant mortality that plague their neighborhoods.

 

Continue reading on The Columbus Dispatch.

 

Fox's 'Xploration Station' Announces Winner of #StudentAstronaut Contest

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Xploration Outer Space, one of the four series comprising the Fox Television Stations' two-hour block of STEM-focused children's programming entitled Xploration Station, recently partnered with Project PoSSUM to launch the #StudentAstronaut Contest.

Johnson Controls Sponsors Ohio State University’s Award-Winning EcoCAR 2

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July 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, is proud to be the seating sponsor of the first-place award-winning EcoCAR 2.

Johnson Controls Automotive Seating supplied the seats for Ohio State University’s EcoCAR 2 vehicle.

As the vehicle’s seating sponsor, Johnson Controls conceptualized, designed and built eco-friendly seats that showcase its innovative and sustainable products.

Sodexo Helps Ohio State Kick Off Game Day Zero Waste Plan

Ohio State and Sodexo ask football fans to punt trash to the recycling stations
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After three games this season efforts have diverted nearly 60,000 pounds of waste – the equivalent weight of about 300 college football players – away from landfill.

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After three games this season efforts have diverted nearly 60,000 pounds of waste – the equivalent weight of about 300 college football players – away from landfill.

OSU’s Purchase of Green Power Puts it at the Top of Nation’s Universities

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) CORVALLIS, Ore. – July 27, 2011 - Oregon State University has become the second-largest purchaser of green power of any university in the United States, according to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Top 20 College & University list of green power purchasers. 

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