June 28, 2013
Portland State University: “Let Knowledge Serve The City”
Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor
Check out the latest information about Portland State University’s sustainability efforts.
Some of PSU’s commitments and success stories include:
- Commitment to carbon neutrality by 2040;
- Use of transit by students increased from 32% to 45% in 10 years
- Students driving alone to campus 41% in 2000 to 19% in 2011
- Creation of the “Bike Hub”
Below is a fantastic two-minute video that describes a few of Portland State’s programs – from transit to waste reduction.
To learn more about PSU’s eco-friendly programs, visit their sustainability website.
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