University of Vermont

Renewable BioEnergy Program 

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Burlington

05-06-2016

UVM, Burlington Invited to Join White House MetroLab Network

The University of Vermont and the city of Burlington have been selected by the White House to join MetroLab Network, a network of 35 city-university partnerships focused on bringing data, analytics and innovation to local government.

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Students planting trees along steep banks of Lake Champlain

05-06-2016

UVM and Burlington Parks Plant More Than 500 Trees in City's Newest Park

The last day of classes at UVM brought more than 45 UVM student volunteers and crews from Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront (BPRW) to improve the newly acquired 12-acre park space behind the former Burlington College property.

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EV charging stations

05-04-2016

UVM, BED Unveil On-Campus Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The University of Vermont and the Burlington Electric Department today officially unveiled four dual-port electric vehicle (EV) charging stations positioned in strategic locations around the campus. During a joint news conference at the new Aiken Center charging station, UVM and BED representatives highlighted their commitment to ...

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05-04-2016

Bloomberg Names Grossman School One of Best Undergraduate Business Schools of 2016

The University of Vermont’s Grossman School of Business added another top ranking to its growing number of accolades by making Bloomberg Business’ coveted “Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2016” list.

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Biomass to Biofuels Course Service Learning Projects

Wood & Grass Energy
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The Biomass to Biofuels 2011 course student moves the work he started earlier and develops a buisness plan to produce local wood pellets in Vermont (project under progress). More info under forthcoming RSENR eNewsletter (link will be posted soon)


BioHeat
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Two Biomass to Biofuels 2011 course student's project on a study to compost as an energy source for diversified farms. More info published in RSENER eNewsletter (scroll down to the bottom). Also check out their project presentation


Biodiesel
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Two Biomass to Biofuels 2012 course student's project on a study for Cost Analysis of Oilseed Crop Production for Biodiesel. The effort became a background for the 2013 students who worked on taking the study to the next level. More info under forthcoming RSENR eNewsletter (link will be posted soon)