5th Annual Greening Virginia Universities and Colleges Conference

5th Annual Greening Virginia Universities Conference

VSBN’s 5th Annual Greening Virginia Universities and Colleges Conference was held February 29, 2012, at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Highlights included

  • Lunch Speaker Senator John Warner, Senior Advisor, Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate;
  • The STARS (Sustainability Tracking Assessment and Rating System) Program for Universities;
  • University and Community Sustainability Initiatives;
  • Green Policies and Operations.

Presentations from this full-day event are available below.

Click here for the event agenda.


Resources and Support for Greening Your Campus
View presentation (30pp/0.6mb)

Innovating with Sustainability at George Mason University
View presentation (39pp/1.6mb)

JMU’s Wayland Hall: A LEED Platinum Building Renovation
View presentation (34pp/2.7mb)

GMU Mason Inn Conference Center and Hotel: LEED Gold on Campus
View presentation (18pp/2.0mb)

VCU’s Solar Energy Initiatives: Large-Scale Solar on Campuses
View presentation (10pp/0.4mb)

Virginia Tech’s Sustainability Plan: Policy and Implementation
View presentation (24pp/0.7mb)

GMU’s Energy Management Program: Documented Energy Savings Target Sustainability Goals
View presentation (13pp/0.4mb)

Energy Production with Large-Scale Solar: Developing and Operating Virginia’s Largest Solar PV Systems at EMU and W&L
View presentation (26pp/1.2mb)

UVA ecoMod: Affordable Housing/Efficient Design
View presentation (43pp/3.3mb)

Small Wind Training Center and Wind for Schools Program: JMU and Community Partners
View presentation (33pp/1.5mb)

Thanks to our Sponsors for VSBN’s 5th Annual Greening Virginia Universities Conference!