Sustainability

We strive to ensure a sustainable, healthy community for future generations of students.

Harper College is committed to reducing environmental impact across campus. Through campus up-grades, student coursework, community outreach and individual action, Harper is striving towards carbon neutrality to ensure a healthy, sustainable future at Harper and beyond.


Sustainability Series - Live Green, Eat Fresh

Smart Grid

 Whole Home Efficiency: Ways to Save Energy and Money

Date: Tuesday July 21, 2015

Time: 12-1pm (lunch provided)

Where: Avante, Room Z119

RSVP  by July 10

Join Elizabeth Corrado from nonprofit Elevate Energy as she talks about the new smart meters that are being installed in your home and the benefits to you as a consumer.  Learn how to take control of your energy usage, get started on making home energy efficiency improvements and uncover great money savings.  FREE LUNCH will be provided! Please bring your own drink.  See Event Flyer

A Live Green, Eat Fresh program brought to you by the Sustainability Work Group

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Main Campus Utility Usage

Water Usage Chart
Gas Usage Chart
Electricity Usage Chart
 

Check back every month for a utility usage update.  Learn about Harper's carbon footprint and how to help reduce environmental impact on campus.


Going Green

Follow the links below to find out how Harper is going green and reducing environmental impact on campus.


Sustainability Resources