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  • Schuberth, Gary (Kansas State University, 2009)
  • Gnat, Richard (Kansas State University, 2009)
    This paper examines the planning flexibility and the passive ventilation and lighting potential of the Chicago courtyard apartment building type through a systematic type / variant analysis of built examples. In an era of ...
  • Miller, Ruth Douglas; Hopkins, Mark; Brown, Amanda (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) began the Wind for Schools (WfS) Project as part of the Wind Powering America (WPA) Program. WfS was started to promote wind energy education among rural school teachers and ...
  • Lewis, Katrina; Dickinson, Torry; Lewis, Summer (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The educators introduce students to basic concepts and practices of sustainable development by exploring fair trade in the world today. They guide students in researching, creating, and implementing fair trade projects in ...
  • Boguski, Terrie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    As concern about climate change increases, greenhouse gas inventories are being increasingly used as a measure of sustainable practices and a baseline for improvement by organizations and individuals. Carbon footprints ...
  • Klein, Melanie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Citizens of Greensburg, Kansas say opportunity [1] emerged from tragedy when a May 2007 tornado leveled ninety-five percent of their rural community. The "opportunity" was to have a community-driven document that reflects ...
  • Brown, Susan P. (Kansas State University, 2009)
    One of the goals of a land grant university is to find out the needs of the community and work towards research and programming to meet those needs. The Energy Savings Store has over 5 years of “boots on the ground” ...
  • LeHew, Melody (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The proposed presentation will report the preliminary results from Phase 1 of an extended research project focused on examining ecologically sustainable consumption practices. A qualitative methodology was used in this ...
  • Bronleewe, Tonya (Kansas State University, 2009)
    In order for today's young people to be adequately informed, educated, and prepared for adulthood they need to understand both local and global natural resources, and the issues that surround them. Every decision from ...
  • Snead, Bruce; Teener, Linda; Dorsett, Bill (Kansas State University, 2009)
    This presentation will overview UFM's Solar Energy Project, discuss the practical logistics of using passive and active solar energy production and will look at ways to share this information across Kansas and the ...