tSR board member Daniel interviewed Whitney Love, a member of the Ojibwe tribe, about her take on the situation with the Dakota Access Pipeline and her experience when she visited Standing Rock in November, 2016.
This past November, a movie theater in Tempe, AZ screened "Before the Flood". We got peoples' reactions after they watched Leonardo DiCaprio's film about climate change.
The coal episode. Discussion on current and future situation of coal, energy sources (renewable vs non renewable), coal mining, coal pollution, government regulations, coal and jobs, environmental justice, solidarity with indigenous groups, and the weekly relief.
It may have seemed like another ordinary night at the Desert Botanical Garden, but it was anything but. Renewable energy leaders from across Arizona came together for Arizona’s Energy Resilience Summit to discuss the road map for Arizona’s energy future.
We asked protesters at the Phoenix Women's March how the Trump administration will handle climate change.
The water episode. Discussions on aquifers, alarming rate of water depletion, lessons from California, ncient stories about water, nd solutions to water scarcity.
The project will allow ASU to increase by 150 percent the amount of renewable energy it generates per year, which is well over its existing portfolio.
Here is a video detailing solar energy usage (and the lack thereof) in Arizona!
It was created by Annika Cline, Becky Rivera and LaDawn Haglund as a product of Peter Byck's video documentary class in Fall 2013 at Arizona State University.
"The Farmer and the Bee" by Curt Truman and Kylie Gumpert is a product of Peter Byck's student documentary series. We hope you enjoy!!
In part 2 of the Waste Expo we examine food waste technologies as well as the coolest bin at the show! In June, tSR traveled to the largest waste convention in the USA, Waste Expo 2016 Las Vegas. CEO's, Public Works officials, consultants, data companies, etc. all converge once a year to discuss trends, showcase the newest products and technologies, and gain the latest knowledge in the industry.
In June, tSR traveled to the largest waste convention in the USA, Waste Expo 2016 Las Vegas. CEO's, Public Works officials, consultants, data companies, etc. all converge once a year to discuss trends, showcase the newest products and technologies, and gain the latest knowledge in the industry. In part 1 of this series we talk to experts about data and technology trends as well as how research impacts the industry.
The waste industry has a vast amount of jargon and James Mitchener from Waste Industries helped us break it down!
Can you imagine life without electricity? Electricity is just one service for which copper is an essential component. Yet mining copper from the earth comes at a cost, especially when it is in your own back yard. Watch a young San Carlos Apache woman and residents of Superior, AZ provide their thoughts about a proposed copper mine near their home in eastern Arizona.
In Memory of Curits Shaw.
tSR kicks off its Sustainable Cribs series with a tour of ASU Sustainability student Alex Slaymaker's pad. Find out about her zero waste life in her Sustainable Crib!
Climate change poses a great threat to the environment and human society. The stakes are higher than ever to make progress on this issue. In December 2015, 195 countries met in Paris, France to develop a new international agreement to combat climate change. In an effort to understand what this new agreement means, tSR sat down with three experts at Arizona State University to learn more. Manjana Milkoreit, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives, Arizona State University.
Learn more about ASU's Executive Master of Sustainability Leadership program through the eyes of one of its students, founder and Co-Chairman of China Mist Tea Company, John Martinson! Learn more about the Executive Master program here.
And check out Martinson's company here: http://www.chinamist.com.
The city of Phoenix, in partnership with the College Football Playoff, hosted six universities for a Playoff Plantoff to see which school could plant 10 trees correctly in the least amount of time.
In this edition of Top 3, tSR Content Managers Nathan and Daniel discuss the most sustainable stadiums in the U.S.
“Have you ever taught somebody a sustainability tip that they went on and started doing by themselves?”