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    NAU Reaches 100 Energy Mentors!

    The Green NAU Energy Initiative is Excited to Announce it’s Trained 100 Energy Mentors!   The Green NAU Energy Initiative (GNEI) has recently reached its goal of having 100 trained Energy Mentors on the Northern Arizona University (NAU) Flagstaff campus! Energy Mentors are faculty and staff who volunteer to support and advance the culture of sustainability at NAU by advocating and promoting energy conservation habits among peers. NAU has ambitious carbon neutrality goals, and as a major first step, Facility Services launched a large energy efficiency retrofit program in 2012 that seeks to reduce the cost and the environmental impacts associated with the University’s day-to-day operations. This project focuses on…

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    NAU Designated CONFERENCE CHAMPION in EPA’S College & University Green Power Challenge

    Northern Arizona University Recognized as the Big Sky’s Largest Green Power User! NAU announced today that it was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a 2014-2015 Individual Conference Champion of the College & University Green Power Challenge for using more green power than any other school in the Big Sky. Since April 2006, EPA’s Green Power Partnership has tracked and recognized the collegiate athletic conferences with the highest combined green power use in the nation. The Individual Conference Champion Award recognizes the school that has the largest individual use of green power within a qualifying conference. “NAU has many initiatives to conserve energy on campus, and we’ve just…