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One of the greatest challenges of our time lies in our ability to secure reliable, affordable, and sustainable energy for future generations. Ohio State is meeting the energy challenge head-on. The Ohio State University is dedicated to advancing education, research, and innovation for energy and the environment, emphasizing how those needs can be met sustainably. Stay up to date on energy, environment and sustainability news at Ohio State with our Faculty/Staff Newsletter and Student Newsletter.

Energy and Environment News

As nations tilt toward deglobalization, Ohio State will study how food, energy and water systems in the Great Lakes region might be affected

09/20/17 – Ohio State researchers will examine a wide sweep of economic, behavioral, and environmental factors, including the diversity of watersheds and possible choices by farmers. Read more.

When residents take charge of their rainforests, fewer trees die

09/20/17 – Community management slows deforestation, study finds Read more.

Chasing 400

09/20/17 – This week, a 20-member student team is preparing—and hoping—to propel the Venturi Buckeye Bullet 3 to reach 400mph and beat their own record for the fastest electric vehicle in the world. Read more.

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  • September 23, 2017

    WKSHP 120: Fish-Sampling Techniques Workshop

    An intensive, two-day workshop designed to demonstrate the fish-sampling gears most commonly used by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources-Division of Wildlife (ODW) and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA). Read more.

  • September 25, 2017

    Sunrise Climate Change Tour: Stop Climate Change, Create Jobs

    Join us to learn what climate change means for us here in the Great Lakes states, what Sunrise is doing, and how you can get involved. Monday, Sept. 25, 5:30 pm, Page Hall Room 20. Read more.

  • October 06, 2017

    Celebrating 75 Years of ElectroScience Innovation

    One of the largest radio frequency and optics research laboratories in the world since 1942, The Ohio State University ElectroScience Laboratory (ESL) is celebrating its 75thanniversary. Join ESL leadership, faculty, researchers and others in commemorating this milestone. Read more.

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