Photo of scrap wood recycling containers.

Green Initiatives

Energy Planning for the Future

The Energy Advisory Group creates an energy blueprint for the main campus to guide for the next 20-25 years. EAG's plan could result in savings $15–$40 million and reduce Michigan Tech's carbon footprint by 25 to 50 percent by 2035.

How to Recycle:

"Solar hybrid systems are a very different way to operate—it’s literally giving power to the people." Joshua Pearce, Leaving the Electrical Grid in the Upper Peninsula

Check out the solar panel data monitored at Keweenaw Research Center