Monthly Archives: December 2015

UTC Purchases 14.4 million KwH of Renewable Energy

As a part of the Green Power Switch Southeastern Renewable Energy Credit, TVA has decreased their prices of the REC energy blocks which has allowed UTC to get more renewable energy for less! UTC went from having 6 million to 14.4 million KwHs all for the same price. With 14,400,000 kilowatt hours purchased by UTC’s Green Fee, we have increased our campus’s total energy consumption from 13% to 30% of renewable resources such

UTC UHON Class Gains Recognition from the Times Free Press on New Green Light Certification

      Over the course of this semester, University Honors students worked to help the university earn a coveted green|light certification. This certification is granted through green|spaces, a local nonprofit, and requires participants to meet certain conditions to increase sustainability and environmental stewardship. Check out the Times Free Press article HERE