TMCC Recognized for Renewable Energy Use

in Environment/Local News

Truckee Meadows Community College is the first institution in the Nevada System of Higher Education to achieve 100% green status. The school has solar panels on the roofs, hydration stations throughout the campus, and now by joining NV Energy's GreenRider program, all the energy used on campus is guaranteed to come from renewable sources.

Sustainability can be taught, and we teach it here at TMCC, ” said President Karin Hilgersom. “It's part of who we are because we are truly building graduates that believe that a healthy mind and a healthy body and a healthy environment are all connected.”

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