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UW and M-WERC expand Wisconsin’s energy industry

March 23, 2015 Researchers at the Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are developing an industry partnership that promises to create jobs here in Wisconsin.

Discovery could yield more efficient portable electronics, solar cells

March 23, 2015 | by: Terry Devitt By figuring out how to precisely order the molecules that make up what scientists call organic glass — the materials at the heart of some electronic displays, light-emitting diodes and solar cells — a team of chemists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison has set the stage for more […]


Skill Share Fair 2015

Join the Office of Sustainability at Memorial Union on April 9 from 4-6:30 p.m. to learn practical skills such as how to fix your bike, cook meatless meals, make DIY personal care products, and more!

Conserve 24/7

Conserve 24/7 is  a series of daily conservation challenges taking place during Wisconservation. Each challenge includes three components — learn, act, and reflect — and is designed to take fewer than 15 minutes.

What you can do

Conserve 24/7 Challenge

Reflect: How did the personification of nature influence your opinion about conservation?

Share your thoughts with us by tweeting @SustainUW, using #Wisconservation.

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