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    Top 10 Most Sustainable College Campuses in America [College Candy]
    With its energy-efficient buildings, off-campus organic farms, and recycling and composting program, College of the Atlantic is unquestionably one of the most environmentally committed campuses in the country.
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    Nation’s Top Green College Plans a New Green Building [Green Building Advisor]
    The school ranked by The Princeton Review as the number one green college in the U.S. has announced plans for a new campus center that will be built to the German Passivhaus standard, a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building which reduces its overall ecological footprint.
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    Energy Retrofit is All-Hands Effort
    There’s plenty of opportunity to get involved with practical energy work and apply knowledge from sustainability classes as students join College of the Atlantic’s Community Energy Center for a significant energy retrofit of one of the school’s buildings.


October 29th, 2019

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    The Akkats hydropower plant on the Lule River, Sweden.

    The Power of Rivers: Dams in Northern Sweden

    4:10pm, McCormick Lecture Hall Sara Löwgren ’20 joins the College of the Atlantic Human Ecology Forum to speak about her senior project exploring local perceptions of hydroelectric dams on the Lule river in Northern Sweden.