Climate Change

EcoFellows Graduate from C2C Program at Bard College

By |2017-12-08T11:15:56-05:00December 8th, 2017|Climate Change, EcoFellows, Education, Outreach, Sustainability, Uncategorized|

By Shelby Kuenzli, Digital Marketing EcoFellow This past week, four of the EcoFellows participated in the Bard College C2C Fellows Network program. This is a national program for undergraduates and recent graduates aspiring for leadership positions in sustainable policy, politics and business. This two-and-a-half-day conference provided a great opportunity for us to learn about potential

Stop Plastic Pollution at the Source. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

By |2018-10-23T11:17:46-04:00December 5th, 2017|Climate Change, Recycling, Sustainability, Waste Diversion, Zero Waste|

We use plastics in virtually every shape and form in our daily lives. It carries our drinks, holds our shampoos, and keeps our veggies fresh. According to the to the UN Environment Programme, humans are consuming resources and producing waste at a greater scale than ever before, and per capita consumption levels are projected to

Reuse and Crafting at Hancock Shaker Village

By |2017-07-26T18:02:03-04:00July 26th, 2017|Climate Change, Composting, Creative reuse, EcoBuilding Bargains, Energy Efficiency, Energy Savings, Go Green, Local green power, Recycling, Renewable Energy, Reused Building Materials, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Volunteer|

Papermaking at the Hancock Shaker Village The Center for EcoTechnology is thrilled to partner with Hancock Shaker Village to bring information about energy efficiency and waste reduction to their events and activities! This past Friday we offered upcycling activities for children at the Village’s Free Fun Friday extravaganza. In one activity children repurposed

Goodbye to the EcoFellowship Class of 2017

By |2017-07-01T14:46:54-04:00June 30th, 2017|Climate Change, EcoFellows, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Volunteer|

The Center for EcoTechnology does incredible things every day to help people and businesses save energy and reduce waste. We help businesses and institutions implement programs to divert wasted food, we work with contractors to build homes to exceptional efficiency standards. We work with farmers to help them get funding for energy efficiency and renewable

Take The Quiz to Find Out How Much You Know About Climate Change

By |2017-06-21T15:09:20-04:00June 21st, 2017|Climate Change, Sustainability|

By Aliza Heeren, Marketing and High Performance Building Fellow We are always striving to support innovations to reduce our impact on climate change, but how much do we really know about the most effective way to do that? Is it by switching to an entirely renewable energy system? Reducing our meat consumption? Driving electric vehicles?