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Annual report marks Hopkins' sustainability achievements
Published June 8, 2021
Over the past fiscal year, the university has significantly reduced carbon emissions and is on track to meet its greenhouse gas reduction goal three years early
Sustainability
Johns Hopkins announces development process for a new Sustainability Plan
Published April 22, 2021
Through its solar agreement announced in 2019, the university will meet its goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 51% several years ahead of schedule
Sustainability
Individual and collective actions build a culture of sustainability
Published Aug 17, 2020
JHU's Office of Sustainability releases new annual report outlining university engagement programs and environmental performance metrics—and the individual efforts that make a difference
EARTH WEEK
Sustainability champions recognized, virtually
Published April 22, 2020
The annual Green Blue Jay Awards recognize Johns Hopkins community members who have demonstrated a commitment to sustainability principles and action
Sustainability
University makes a major commitment to solar power
Published April 22, 2019
Through agreement with Constellation, Hopkins will meet roughly two-thirds of its overall energy needs with solar power—the largest commitment to solar energy in Maryland
TOUR
Behind the scenes with the Office of Sustainability
Published Aug 28, 2017
Green Team members get an up-close look at sustainable infrastructure on two campuses
Continued progress toward sustainability goals
Published July 24, 2017
Annual report shows Johns Hopkins has reduced environmental impact, even while growing operations
Idea Lab
Bright ideas wanted
Published March 15, 2017
Project proposals for three new challenges will be accepted beginning March 27
Sustainability
Green Blue Jays
Published April 22, 2016
Office of Sustainability honors those who demonstrate commitment to sustainability principles, action
Earth Week
Green, with pride
Published April 21, 2016 Photos
Johns Hopkins honors sustainability efforts with campus-wide Earth Week celebration