Sustainability Lecture Series by Ithaca College, produced by Xiaoyu Dong. This presentation offers an “operational” definition of sustainability, one that may help the viewer move past the concept of sustainability as a “lofty goal” into strategies to take direct personal action to become more sustainable.
Apple concludes an $850 million agreement to buy solar power from First Solar, the biggest U.S. developer of solar farms. The Apple deal is the first of its size for solar, a milestone on the road to cheap, unsubsidized power from the sun.
Bonaire is a small Caribbean island. In 2004 the government and local utility began working together to create a plan that would allow Bonaire to reach a goal of generating 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources.