Ohio State to Power Campus with Wind Energy from Ohio Wind Farm.
Welcome to Ohio State's Buckeye Footprint. Explore the sustainability impact of Ohio State including its students, faculty, and staff. See real-time electricity, heating, and cooling information (Energy Dashboard), recent recycling and waste minimization information, water conservation efforts (coming soon), and alternative transportation information (coming soon). This is the hub for your Buckeye Footprint.
A behind-the-scenes look at how The Ohio State University is working hard to have the country's largest Zero Waste stadium and the results of last year's efforts. This segment was part of "O-H-I-O: Spring Edition" that aired on the Big Ten Network.
Ohio Stadium is the largest stadium in the country to attempt zero waste; diverting 90 percent of materials from the landfill by recycling and composting. Ohio State is leading the way in collegiate stadium recycling. This segment features Ohio farmer and Farm Bureau member Tom Price. From Our Ohio show 803.
With biodiesel buses, water-saving showerheads, and increased energy efficiency in buildings, Ohio State is Scarlet, Gray & Green.
Ohio State Stone Laboratory researchers are credited with saving Lake Erie by identifying the problem of too much phosphorus entering the lake. Today, Erie’s walleye harvest is a billion dollar industry.